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The Trouble With Boys

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The Trouble with Boys by Peg Tyre | The Missing Piece for Educators and Supporters of Educational Growth | Join others in talking about the highs and lows of education

I received this book at my old school and found it to be a great resource for me, as a teacher AND a parent. Having a son after having two high-achieving daughters, had taught me an incredible amount about the differences between boys and girls. It has affected the way I teach and relate to…

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Challenge Packets

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Challeng Packets | The Missing Piece for Educators and Supporters of Educational Growth | Join others in talking about the highs and lows of education

One of the ways I have effectively found to deal with my “fast finishers” is to create a challenge packet each week. My class works on a DOJO rewards system, and students get challenge points on DOJO, while they continue to practice past learned skills and new we are working on. These are some of…

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