Saturday, September 18, 2021

Educational Links 9/19/21


NASSP: Federal support needed to curb threats, violence toward school leaders

Trauma-Informed Teaching Strategies

Playing during a pandemic: How schools keep music education going

In Print or Onscreen? Making The Most of Reading With Young Children

What is dysgraphia?

Sensory Strategies That Help Students Refocus on Learning

Elementary students face a constant stream of distracting sensory stimuli throughout the day, but these simple, quick exercises can help them stay on track.Elementary students face a constant stream of distracting sensory stimuli throughout the day, but these simple, quick exercises can help them stay on track.

Friday, September 17, 2021

Educational Links 9/18/21


A Hop, Skip, and a Jump: Creating Your Own Sensory Path

What is ADHD?

Veteran vs. Novice Teachers: Classroom Management Approaches

Culturally Proficient Considerations for Religious Students

At least 9 states have adopted legislation around suicide prevention as districts invest in SEL

What Are The Best Online Learning Tools For Students And Teachers?

Educators’ Support for COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates Is Rising Dramatically

The Delta variant is causing big shifts in educators’ opinions about vaccine mandates.

Though most district leaders, principals, and teachers report their schools are not requiring vaccines for students 12 and older right now, support for these requirements is increasing dramatically. Nearly 60 percent of educators are now saying students who are old enough to receive COVID-19 vaccines should be required to show proof they got the shot to enter school buildings. That’s up from 27 percent when the EdWeek Research Center last asked educators about vaccine requirements in June.

Thursday, September 16, 2021

Educational Links 9/17/2021

Why School Districts Are Unprepared for COVID-19 Disruptions, Again

Panelists: Heal school community polarization for sake of children's health

Air filters are playing a big part in safe school reopening plans

How Do You Cultivate Genius in All Students?

Social-emotional programs have long-term benefits, report finds

5 Adaptable SEL Strategies for In-Person or Distance Learning

Whatever this school year brings, teachers can consistently use these strategies to promote critical life skills.

Educational Links 9/16/2021

What Will Online Learning Look Like in 10 Years? Zoom Has Some Ideas

Other School Districts in No Rush to Follow Los Angeles Unified Vaccine Mandate

‘Pool testing’ to combat Covid on campus grows popular in California schools 

What’s the difference between a speech impairment and a language disorder?

It's the Last Year for Weebly for Education

7 eye-opening back-to-school predictions

8 Tips to Support Hand Hygiene in Preschool

A good handwashing routine is a must for health and can also help preschool students develop valuable skills.

Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Educational Links 9/15/21

Principals Bear the Brunt of Parental Anger, Staff Fatigue as COVID Drags On

Five Fun Breakout Games for Online and In-person Classrooms

Coronavirus: Latest updates and tips

Blackboard to Merge With Anthology, Forming a New Edtech Giant

ACLU sues Bay Area school district over ‘separate, unequal and illegal’ special education program

How an inquiry-based approach can support teachers in return to school

Leadership That Alleviates Stress

By keeping their stress levels in check and helping their staff to do the same, administrators can set the stage for a successful year. 

Monday, September 13, 2021

Educational Links 9/14/21


10 Innovative Learning Strategies For Modern Pedagogy

Five Places to Find Dozens of Constitution Day Lessons

How Parents Can Have Conversations That Motivate Teens

Understanding Behavior as Communication: A Teacher’s Guide

Legislature reaffirms quarantined students must be in independent study to be funded

9 Qualities the Most Admired School Leaders Share

Leading the Way on Technology Integration

School leaders can shape technology use on campus so that the whole school has a consistent approach that improves outcomes for students.

Sunday, September 12, 2021

Educational Links 9/13/21

3 Digital Skills That Ease Learning (and Life) for Students with ADHD

How to Engage Students’ Memory Processes to Improve Learning

How To Talk About 9/11 With A New Generation Of Kids

What is autism?

Connecting With Hard-To-Reach Students Through In-School Social Groups


Dyslexia and Advocacy: I Suspect my Child has Dyslexia

Enhance Literacy Instruction with Your School Librarian

School librarians are a vital part of a students’ journey to a lifelong love of reading and learning. They are not just matchmakers matching students with the right books, but they are literacy professionals that are highly trained in print, digital, and technological formats.