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How to Use Technology to Support ELLs in Your Classroom

Posted on Mon, 05/18/2020 - 01:00 by Jeff Knutson

Quality edtech for ELLs isn't easy to find, but great options do exist.

Topics

Equity & Inclusion, Instruction & Assessment

How You Can Build Democracy in the Classroom

Posted on Wed, 11/26/2014 - 02:00 by Jeff Knutson

Foster democratic principles through teacher-student partnership and shared decision-making.

Grades

K–12

Topics

Equity & Inclusion, Professional Learning

8 Ways Teachers Can Address White Supremacy in the Classroom

Posted on Thu, 09/07/2017 - 12:30 by Tanner Higgin

Help your students build a better world with these strategies, lessons, and tools.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

Equity & Inclusion, News & Media Literacy

Use the #TakeAKnee Protests to Explore the Legacy of Black Athletes and Activism

Posted on Thu, 10/31/2019 - 02:00 by Patrick Johnson

Get students to connect Colin Kaepernick to Jesse Owens and consider the political history of sports.

Grades

10–12

Topics

Equity & Inclusion, News & Media Literacy

Coding Tools Girls Will Love

Posted on Thu, 11/23/2017 - 02:00 by Tanner Higgin

Learn about four apps and websites designed to spark interest in coding.

Grades

K–12

Topics

EdTech, Equity & Inclusion

5 Classroom Strategies That Help Introverts and Extroverts Do Their Best Work

Posted on Wed, 01/04/2017 - 02:00 by Tanner Higgin

Key ways teachers and schools can foster a more personality-inclusive environment.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

Equity & Inclusion, Instruction & Assessment

Free Learning Resources for Black History Month (And Beyond)

Posted on Fri, 01/28/2022 - 12:56 by Christine Elgersma

Help learners celebrate Black history with these videos, lessons, podcasts, and more.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

Equity & Inclusion, Instruction & Assessment

Supporting LGBTQ+ Students in the Classroom and Online

Posted on Mon, 06/06/2022 - 12:36 by Christine Elgersma

Help all students build digital citizenship skills for more inclusive, positive, and safer schools.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

Digital Citizenship, Equity & Inclusion

Age-Appropriate Tips for Addressing Gender Stereotypes in the Classroom

Posted on Thu, 11/08/2018 - 02:00 by Erin Wilkey Oh

Promote positive gender representations and give students a broader perspective on their options.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

Equity & Inclusion, News & Media Literacy

Ignite Student Passions with Genius Hour

Posted on Mon, 05/23/2016 - 05:00 by Tamara Letter

Capture the joy of learning by giving students the opportunity to showcase their creativity.

Grades

1–5

Topics

Equity & Inclusion, Instruction & Assessment

Resources for Creating a School Culture of Empathy, Inclusion, and Kindness

Posted on Fri, 03/02/2018 - 02:00 by Erin Wilkey Oh

Find lessons, activities, classroom tools, and more to help students learn about character strengths.

Grades

K–12

Topics

Equity & Inclusion, Social & Emotional Learning

Digital Equity: 5 Steps to Addressing the Homework Gap

Posted on Wed, 12/23/2015 - 02:00 by Keith Krueger

Effective ways school districts can make a difference in tackling this community challenge.

Topics

Equity & Inclusion

How Apps Can Help with Student Anxiety

Posted on Mon, 01/25/2016 - 02:00 by Margaret A Powers

Stop, Breathe & Think prompts students to identify their emotions and develop calming strategies.

Grades

Pre-K–5

Topics

Equity & Inclusion

Early Literacy in the U.S.: Building a Pathway to Opportunity for All

Posted on Fri, 03/25/2016 - 02:00 by Lisa Guernsey

Grades

Pre-K–2

Topics

Equity & Inclusion

It's Easier Than Ever to Provide Differentiation in the Classroom

Posted on Wed, 12/28/2016 - 02:00 by Pamela Voyles

Here are the apps, websites, and ideas working for my district.

Grades

K–12

Topics

Equity & Inclusion, Instruction & Assessment