Day: April 28, 2020

How to Engage ALL Kids in Reading

One of the greatest challenges facing educators is getting students to be proficient, passionate readers. Surprisingly, the solution to conquering the reading challenge is surprisingly simple… About two years ago, I was working with a school district with a poverty rate of over 70% in a semi-rural area. The teachers […]

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HR ANALYTICS IS ABOUT ASKING THE RIGHT QUESTIONS

In Douglas Adams\’ The Hitchhiker\’s Guide to the Galaxy, the world\’s greatest computer was asked for an answer to the ultimate question of “Life, the universe and everything.\” After millions of years of number crunching, the computer majestically proclaimed the answer to be… 42. It was not the edifying conclusion the […]

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Classroom Management: How to Regain Control of a Class

If you’re a brand-new teacher just starting out or you’re a seasoned veteran with years under your belt, you’ve certainly run into situations where you’ve lost control of your classroom. It’s certainly a frightening situation, and it can come about via a variety of ways: Kids get distracted, they’re ready […]

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Use Classroom Management to Let Students Ask Questions

Questions, questions, questions! In our everyday lives as educators, we are constantly inundated with a barrage of questions: “When is this due?” “Where do I sit?” “What time is lunch?” But often, in particular with older kids, authentic, curiosity-driven questions about  assignments, reading lists, and the cosmos in general are pushed […]

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How to Motivate Students: Tips for Middle Schoolers

Learning how to motivate students is of paramount importance for educators today. A bored and listless class is a reflection of a dull teaching style, and a bored and listless class is one that doesn’t learn. Today, Janelle Cox, a frequent TeachHUB.com contributing writer, takes a look at the things […]

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Tuesday Teacher Picks

This week\’s teacher recommended website, books and school supplies are…. Website: Big Huge Labs See recommendation & detailsKids book: Groundhog Weather School by Joan Holub See recommendation & details or Get Book (scroll down) Classroom Management Tool: Kagan Selector Tools Software See recommendation & details or Get Selector Tools (scroll down) Instructional Tool: Place Value Decimal CubesSee recommendation & details or Get Place Value Decimal Cubes (scroll down) […]

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Technology in the Classroom for New Teachers

New teachers might seem to be plugged in to the intricacies of technology in the classroom more than their more-seasoned colleagues. But that’s not always the case. With that in mind, today on TeachHUB.com, frequent contributing writer Janelle Cox, who is a seasoned elementary school educator based on the East Coast, takes […]

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