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Open Up Resources 6–8 Math Teacher of the Month: Jill Bemis

Jill Bemis, a 7th and 8th-grade teacher at Washington Middle School in Miles City Unified School District (MT), has been named the Open....

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Open Up Resources EL Education K–5 Language Arts Teacher of the Month: Andrea Tinsley

Andrea Tinsley, a Kindergarten teacher at Haynesville Elementary School of Claiborne Parish (LA), has been named the Open Up Resources....

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Launch a Social-Emotional Learning (SEL) Program in Your Schools with the Titles on Your Shelves

Meet the CASEL-certified curriculum that’s a “game-changer” for teachers in grades 2-12.

Two key topics permeated K-12 in 2019 and these....

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America’s Schools Get a Failing Grade Teaching Reading: How to Improve Literacy Nationwide

If our nation’s schools got a report card right now, the teacher's notes would say “needs improvement.” And, soon. 

A 2019 study by the ....

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(LISTEN) ExtraOrdinary Districts Podcast: Seaford, Delaware and Bookworms

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Open Up Resources 6–8 Math Teacher of the Month: Fayth Keldgord

Fayth Keldgord, a 6th-grade teacher at Olive Vista Middle School in Los Angeles Unified School District (CA), has been named the Open Up....

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Open Up Resources EL Education K–5 Language Arts Teacher of the Month: Cathey Sand

Cathey Sand, a 4th-grade teacher at Brubaker Elementary School of Des Moines Public Schools (IA) has been named the Open Up Resources EL....

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Winter Brings Reflection and the Hope of New Beginnings

I’m a native Chicagoan. Chicaaaaaaaaago is in my spirit for sure, particularly in the wintertime. Chicago winters make you better at....

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Open Up Resources 6–8 Math Teacher of the Month: Melanie Owens

Melanie Owens, a 7th-grade teacher at Drakes Creek Middle School in Warren County Public Schools (KY), has been named the Open Up....

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Open Up Resources EL Education K–5 Language Arts Teacher of the Month: Megan Richardson

Megan Richardson, a 1st-grade teacher at Oakdale Elementary School of Allen Parish School Board (LA) has been named the Open Up....

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