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Five Alternatives to “Good Job!”

Five Alternatives to “Good Job!”

Traditional praise (such as “Good job!” and “I love the way you’re…” can do more harm than good. Read on to find out what to say instead!

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Teachers and Parents: Three Strategies to Help Focus on this Year, not Next

Teachers and Parents: Three Strategies to Help Focus on this Year, not Next

Today’s post comes to us from good friend and colleague, Kristen Vincent. To learn more about Kristen and her work, check out her bio at the end of this post! Many teachers and families are wrapping up the fall season of back-to-school nights, open house events, curriculum

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PARCC is Out of Line

PARCC is Out of Line

Today’s post comes to us from guest blogger Louise Law. She and I had a fascinating conversation about PARCC testing when I was working in her school district recently, and I encouraged her to write some of her thoughts up into a post. I’m excited to share

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Uncle Curmudgeon: Should Families Spend So Much on School Supplies?

Uncle Curmudgeon: Should Families Spend So Much on School Supplies?

Every now and then, I come across a letter from Uncle Curmudgeon, an old retired teacher, to his niece, Kennari, an aspiring new one. I’m happy to pass another along!   Dear Kennari- Ah! The beginning of a new year! Flowers are fading in the garden. Trees

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Mike Anderson is an energetic, experienced, and highly sought-after educational consultant who helps facilitate great learning in schools all over the United States and beyond. He has over twenty years of experience as a teacher, consultant, presenter, and developer and has authored many books and articles about great teaching and learning.