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What’s trending? From early literacy to teen behavior, don’t miss these most-read stories.

One Hawaii teacher remains hopeful despite school violence because of her students

One Hawaii teacher remains hopeful despite school violence because of her students

Fred Ende reflects on the most useful social media tools for educational leaders.

Learning through the arts

Strategies for creating an arts integration school at any grade level.

What’s trending? From growth mindsets to summer enrichment, don’t miss these most-read stories.

The Editor's Choice Content Award celebrates educator-written content. Meet the winners.

How do you respond when students struggle? How to stop blaming and start cultivating.

Put data into student hands

Learning gaps are learning opportunities when students take ownership of data. See how.

Heart attack helps teacher find joy

Rigid school cultures are driving teacher stress. How one teacher found his way back to joy.

4 digital tools for teacher mentors

From communicating to skill training, four tools for teacher coaches.

What’s trending? From Common Core to teacher strikes, don’t miss these most-read stories.

How to choose projection technology

Six questions to ask when considering projection technology for your learning spaces.

What’s trending? From implicit bias to “Be Best,” don’t miss these most-read stories.

Media literacy professional development specialist Frank Baker offers advice.