From classroom to building to district, implementing these educators’ ideas can strengthen the conferences to benefit the kids. Included: Student Led Conferences
In this Resource Roundup we’ve pulled together a selection of classic and contemporary resources about the effective use of rubrics in the classroom. Follow the links and discover many examples of rubrics, devised for a variety of purposes.
Women’s history is no longer in hiding, thanks to scholars who are documenting women’s impact on society. Middle grades teachers can help their students trace that history with these resources, curated by MiddleWeb co-editor Susan B. Curtis.
Common Core State Standards: We point to essential links, free PD resources, critiques, help for parents & future forecasts.
Facing the “December Dilemma “ of how to include winter holidays in the instructional day? This MiddleWeb Resource Roundup offers a multi-faceted look at religious and non-religious aspects of the season and some ideas for seasonal lesson planning.
Can Halloween be fun when candy gives way to cogitation? Looks that way from the resource collection we’ve conjured up for this holiday season.
In the middle grades, arts integration can deepen learning, address the Common Core, and spark academic progress across the curriculum.
Middle Level Education Month celebrates the education of young adolescents, often misunder- stood, misguided, and even maddening – but also magnificent.
How to turn science, tech, engineering & math into problem- & project-based activities that simulate real-world R&D? Find the basics & the practice here.
Africans Americans faced severe repression when Carter G. Woodson established Negro History Week in 1926. In February we remember & move forward.