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The Alabama Best Practices Center works to help teachers and district & school leaders develop the competence, commitment, and courage to do whatever it takes to improve student learning.A program of A+ Education Partnership
Kindergarten Lessons & Ideas on Instagram: “I love this bulletin board made by @emilythirdandgoal . All students need some inspiration throughout the day. "Be somebody who makes…”
I love this bulletin board made by @emilythirdandgoal . All students need some inspiration throughout the day. "Be somebody who makes everybody feel like a somebody!" -Kid President #earlycorelearning
8 Classroom Makeovers YOU Can Do!
Paperwork? No. Staff meetings? Uh-uh. No raise (again!) Don't even get me started. ...There are a lot of things about teaching that are just. not. fun. BUT one part that is truly enjoyable? Decorating our rooms! I mean, how many of us have gotten sucked into the Pinterest vortex after seeing one picture of someone else's uber cute room? Can I get an Amen?! To help you get a little inspiration for sprucing up your room on a eensy-weensy teacher's budget, I've rounded up a few of the fun…
American Revolution Hands-On Activities for Middle School
Bring history to life for middle school students with hands-on American Revolution activities. These are a fun way to add writing and art into history studies.
Erin Coy Levy on Instagram: “Since we've been learning about the 13 Colonies... #miss5thswhiteboard #whomadethatmessonthebottom #iteachfifth #teachersfollowteachers…”
6 Likes, 1 Comments - Erin Coy Levy (@teachingbythebay) on Instagram: “Since we've been learning about the 13 Colonies... #miss5thswhiteboard #whomadethatmessonthebottom…”
16 "Classy" Decor Ideas for Your Secondary Classroom | Reading and Writing Haven
Middle and high school teachers share 16 inspirational ideas for secondary classroom decorations. Create a meaningful, intentional, effective, and age-appropriate learning environment and classroom culture for your students.
Displaying Student Work
This year I've been trying to focus more on displaying my students' work in different ways. I tried this idea out a while back but it never felt quite right in my room. And because I wasn't crazy about the way it looked, I didn't use it very often to display my kids' work. This year I had an idea to try to stick to just two colors for a more cohesive and elegant look. I think I succeeded :) This is the display I created: I shared this before but I received many questions about the way I put…
Using Clothespins to Display Student Work
I'm linking up today with Owl-ways Be Inspired to show you how I am using clothespins in the classroom. I use clothespins a few different ways. One of my favorites is to display student work. This is the display I created: I created it with some scrapbook paper, clothespins and some ribbon. The clothes pins make it SO incredibly easy to put the work up and take it back down. I love it! I especially like these longer ones I've only been able to find at Target. They were about $2 for a large…