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How to choose projection technology

Six questions to ask when considering projection technology for your learning spaces.

What’s trending? From implicit bias to “Be Best,” don’t miss these most-read stories.

Media literacy professional development specialist Frank Baker offers advice.

3 apps for your student newsroom

Want to boost engagement and readership of your school newspaper? Three tools to get you there.

What’s trending? From tutoring to class discussions, don’t miss these most-read stories.

Three principles for planning personalized professional development

How "Chair Yoga" supports SEL

In-person and virtual yoga sessions teach mindfulness and stress relief.

What’s trending? From teacher stress to bilingual pre-K, don’t miss these most-read stories.

The Editor's Choice Content Award celebrates educator-written content. Meet the winners.

Tamara Fyke describes how leaders can create and sustain an SEL mindset.

Dare to jump

Five ways to encourage students to embrace meaningful risks.

What’s trending? From self-paced learning to self-care, don’t miss these most-read stories.

Educator Jim Dillon reflects on the importance of letting learning sink in.

Educational leader Fred Ende shares how to begin shifting to a holistic educational mindset.

How to buy AV: 6 keys to consider

A six-point checklist for evaluating and purchasing audio-visual tools for the classroom.