Moving Through Math

A pilot program known as Moving Through Math is combining the disciplines of math and art in the Enid Public Schools in Oklahoma A visiting arts educator, Marcia Daft, is working with teachers and administrators as part of the program, which fosters arts integration,...

Mindful Teaching

Teachers are turning to a practice known as Mindful Teaching to help with stress and classroom management. Randi Jo Taurel and Rebecca Brenner are showing teachers mindfulness techniques for classroom management which keep the chaos to a minimum.  When students are...

Creative Sessions Engage Students

At Southeast Lauderdale High School, teachers are finding that creative sessions engage students in learning when they have a strong interest in the subject. Sitting behind desks is not always the best way to teach teens. However, if they are practicing dancing or...

New Classroom Skills With Hydroponic Gardening

Elementary school students are reinforcing new classroom skills with hydroponic gardening. In Nicole Dean’s first grade class at Tenth Street Elementary School, the six foot garden is inside.  Many schools, including Tenth Street have gardens  outside, but the...

Expanding Language Immersion and STEM Opportunities

Ways of expanding language immersion and STEM opportunities are being considered in the schools of Lafayette Parish in Louisiana.  Long known as Schools of Choice, the name and elements of the popular academy program may change in order to provide greater focus on...