As a mother of a child that has been in a fully inclusive classroom since preschool, I have seen the ups and downs, advantages and challenges of this type of classroom setting. Inclusion classrooms are a wonderful...
Everything you need to make a fun and realistic erupting volcano...
Information on Andy Warhol and the pop art movement that started in the mid-1950s. Also includes step by step instructions for a project in which children can create their own piece of pop art.
A new series of essays to support you with your homework at school. They are based on my experience working at schools in the UK. Part 4 covers how to write an essay about "my best friend".
The iPad's accessibility features make it a great assistive technology tool for students with disabilities that impede their learning. Here's why special education teachers love the iPad.
Homework is counter-productive. It causes family stress and fails to help the child learn, teaching only resentment. This article explores why.
Want to introduce yourself to your students' parents or guardians? Write them a letter! This article includes an example of an actual teacher letter to parents that can be used in any grade level.
There are many factors which influence student motivation; these include school as well as non school factors. Students bring to the classroom varying types of extrinsic motivation.
Learn more about keeping children safe with these back-to-school safety tips.
Whether home on a break or just bored on the weekend, there are plenty of easy-to-do science project kids can do at home. Fun science experiments can spur an interest in children who may or may not already be excited...