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Open Up Resources 6–8 Math Teacher of the Month: Michael Carden

Michael Carden, an 8th-grade teacher at UP Academy Dorchester in Boston Public Schools (MA), has been named the Open Up Resources 6–8....

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Open Up Resources EL Education K–8 Language Arts Teacher of the Month: Heather Plassman

Heather Plassman, a first-grade teacher at John Colemon Elementary of Rutherford County Public Schools (TN), has been named the Open Up....

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Batteries Don’t Recharge Themselves

Open Up Resources Community Coaches share how they plan to make the most out of holiday breaks.

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Be Thankful Without Being Hurtful

Teaching Thanksgiving Responsibly This Year

I remember learning about the first Thanksgiving in school. Half of the kids in my classroom....

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What's Working in Pandemic Teaching: An Open Up Community Round-Up

Educators from across the country engage students in active learning as they navigate teaching during a pandemic.

As the Teacher Leader....

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Open Up Resources 6–8 Math Teacher of the Month: Hannah Fulp

Hannah Fulp, a 7th-grade teacher at Southeastern Randolph Middle School in Randolph County Schools (NC), has been named the Open Up....

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Open Up Resources EL Education K–8 Language Arts Teacher of the Month: Phillip Pallitto

Phillip Pallitto, a Teacher and Coach at Jordan Road School of Somers Point School District (NJ), has been named the Open Up Resources....

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How to Keep Students Motivated

I am a huge believer that a student’s intrinsic motivation comes from building and fostering a community-centered classroom. While this....

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Access Our First Free Reading with Relevance Title

Discover Ghost Boys (Grades 5-7) by Jewell Parker Rhodes with your students and have meaningful conversations on what's happening around....

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Dr. Kristopher J. Childs Joins Open Up Resources as Chief Equity & Social Justice Officer

C-Suite Appointment Marks the First of Its Kind for Leading Educational Non-Profit

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