Tipping Point:’ England Braces for More Restrictions

Florance/ October 12, 2020/ Education

Millions of people in northern England are anxiously waiting Agen Poker idn to hear how much further virus restrictions will be tightened as one of the British government’s leading medical advisers warned Sunday that the country is at a crucial juncture in the second wave of the coronavirus. England’s deputy chief medical officer, Professor Jonathan Van-Tam, said the U.K. is

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Tips to Help Your Child Focus and Stay Engaged During Distance Learning

Florance/ May 18, 2020/ Education

As schools are faced with the challenge of providing learning opportunities for all students at a distance, parents are called on to be more involved than ever before, particularly for their younger learners and those with learning challenges and disabilities. Maintaining high levels of engagement can be challenging even for savvy adult learners. How do we best help our kids

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Tips for Creating Content That’s Educational—and Unforgettable

Florance/ February 12, 2020/ Education

A couple of months ago, Joe Pulizzi published an epic post, Why Education is a Powerful Content Marketing Strategy: 17 Examples. Required reading, in my book (er, feed). The lengthy show-and-tell style post featured a long roster of real-world examples of brands delivering on the promise of content marketing by creating content that’s useful and can unquestionably be deemed educational. The article is not

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Some ways to help keep children learning during the COVID-19 pandemic

Florance/ February 12, 2020/ Education

The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic has upended family life around the world. School closures, working remotely, physical distancing — it’s a lot to navigate for parents to navigate. Robert Jenkins, UNICEF’s Global Chief of Education, offers five tips to help keep children’s education on track while they’re staying home. 1. Plan a routine together Try to establish a routine that factors

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Back-to-School Tips for Special Education Teachers

Florance/ February 5, 2020/ Education

Along with new smiling faces, a new school year brings special education teachers new IEPs, new co-teaching arrangements, new assessments to give, and more. In order to help you be as effective as you can with your new students, we’ve put together our top 10 list of back-to-school tips that we hope will make managing your special education program a

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Tips for Online Instruction

Florance/ January 5, 2020/ Education

This new series continues a 25-post “blitz” that began on Aug. 1 supporting teachers as we enter a pandemic-fueled school year. You can see all the posts from this month, as well as the 60 from the spring, at All Classroom Q&A Posts on the Coronavirus Crisis. In Part One, Doug Fisher, Nancy Frey, Gina Laura Gullo, and Vivian Micolta

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