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Educator: Tips to help co-teachers communicate effectively

Effective communication is essential for co-teachers, writes Elizabeth Stein, who serves as an instructional coach and teache -More

How effective coaching can improve teacher performance

To create an effective coaching program for educators, school leaders must create a climate where teachers are comfortable co -More

Using political cartoons to teach media-literacy skills

Can deeper learning be found in pop culture?


How to encourage students to cite their sources

In the classroom, history teacher Jody Passanisi emphasizes the importance of students citing the sources of quotes and ideas -More

Calif. students take on civic-minded projects

California high-school students kicked off their service-learning projects by speaking with officials about city government a -More

Patience is the best remedy for every trouble.

Plautus, playwright -More

Have you visited SmartBlog on Education?

Check out this week's posts on SmartBlog on Education. Want to join our blogger community?  -More

Upcoming state and regional social studies conferences

Regional, state and local social studies conferences organized by NCSS-affiliated councils provide great opportunities for te -More

NCSS Annual Conference Speakers -- Terrence Roberts

Terrence J. Roberts is one of the "Little Rock Nine" who desegregated Central High School in Little Rock, Ark., in 1957.  -More


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