Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Educational Links 5/24/22

How Changing Schools’ Culture of Discipline Paves the Way for Inclusivity

Survey: Third of students reluctant to seek help for mental health issues

Anxiety in Children

Fostering Identity, Joy, and Skill Development

How a teacher used a mini-unit featuring poetry, music, and art to help her third-grade students learn more about themselves and each other.

Monday, May 23, 2022

Teaching Is Finishing Strong (updated)


4 Activities to Encourage End-of-Year Reflections

Finishing the School Year Strong


End of Year Activities

Tips to Wrap Up the School Year!


Top 12 Effective End of the Year Activities 


The Last 40 Days Until Summer


8 Activities to Make the Last Days of School Memorable and Fun 


How to Stay Charged During the Final Weeks of School



Mom, I'm Bored--What Can I Do? (updated)

1. Reading Quest  


2. Summer Science Projects


3. Search Nature Activity Hands-on Activities

4. Summer Stargazing


5. 45 Fun Summer Crafts for Tweens


6. 100+ Things for Teens to Do This Summer

7. Summer Reading Recommendations 



Sunday, May 22, 2022

Insights Into Dyslexia


The MindShift Guide to Understanding Dyslexia

Why Dyslexia Is More Than a Reading Disorder

Educational Links 5/23/22

When Students Use Technology Better Than Teachers

Why You Shouldn’t Share Your Views With Students

ACT study finds grade inflation in high school GPAs over the past decade

Practicing self-care: 5 tips for teachers 


15 Awesome Classroom Activities That Teach Job-Readiness Skills

The Teaching Profession Is ‘Crumbling': What Can School Leaders Do to Help?

Keeping Disruptive Students in the Classroom

When an administrator is called in to deal with a disruptive student, the situation is serious. This is a model for helping the student calm down so they can remain in class.

Saturday, May 21, 2022

Educational Links 5/21/22

A comprehensive reading plan is the only way to address our early literacy crisis

Everything Teachers Need to Know About Feedback

The True Meaning of Memorial Day

Learning Disorders


3 keys to supporting students during a mental health crisis

 Preventing Student Violence: 3 Key Takeaways

3 Lessons Administrators Can Learn From This School Year

By taking stock of the year’s challenges and successes and soliciting feedback from teachers and staff, school leaders can prepare for the fall.