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10 Reasons Taylor Swift Would Make a Great Teacher

Ever wondered what America’s sweetheart and the world’s greatest pop star, Taylor Swift, would be like as a teacher? Anyone? Nope, just us? Well, for what it’s worth, we think Taylor Swift would be the coolest, kindest, most engaging educator. But don’t take our word for it! Read on to find out why Taylor Swift would be…

10-reasons-taylor-swift-would-make-a-great-teacher

10 Reasons Taylor Swift Would Make a Great Teacher

Ever wondered what America’s sweetheart and the world’s greatest pop star, Taylor Swift, would be like as a teacher? Anyone? Nope, just us? Well for what it’s worth, we think Taylor Swift would be the coolest, kindest, most engaging educator. But don’t take our word for it! Read on to find out why Taylor Swift would be…

10-reasons-taylor-swift-would-make-a-great-teacher

10 Reasons Taylor Swift Would Make a Great Teacher

Ever wondered what America’s sweetheart and the world’s greatest pop star, Taylor Swift, would be like as a teacher? Anyone? Nope, just us? Well for what it’s worth, we think Taylor Swift would be the coolest, kindest, most engaging educator. But don’t take our word for it! Read on to find out why Taylor Swift would be…

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Why Teachers Are Adopting Sound Walls Over Word Walls

Teachers have a plethora of sources to help guide research-based best practices in teaching, such as journals, professional development, educational magazines, and podcasts… just to name a few. But, the most powerful learnings occur in the staffroom with your teaching buddies! These professional discussions cover the impact of educational research on classroom practices and allow…

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An EYLF wish list: What’s on yours?

Rolled out more than ten years ago and a key element of the National Quality Framework, the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) has had an enormous positive impact on early childhood education in Australia. The review process, which is now underway, provides a valuable opportunity for the framework to be refined in line with recent…

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Mindful Communication Activities for Kids

Mindful communication is simply being conscious of what you say and how you say it. Being empathetic, tactful, thoughtful, and compassionate when communicating is a learned skill. So often as teachers we find ourselves mediating disagreements between students. Teachable moments arise when seemingly day-to-day interactions between students cause friction. Sometimes kids’ no-filter moments are a…