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November 2015 | Volume 57 | Number 11

Seeing Beyond the Glass Half-Full

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Seeing Beyond the Glass Half-Full

Sarah McKibben


Create optimistic learners by reaching beyond the concept of "positive thinking" and encouraging students to realistically work through challenges.

Straight from the Horse's Mouth: Discovering the Power of Primary Sources

John Micklos


Using primary sources during research encourages critical thinking and inquiry. Find ways to sort through and identify quality sources.


Road Tested / Supercharge Parent Communication

Bridget Stegman

Give parents a window into the classroom with these simple apps and websites.

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