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How to Write an Acknowledgement of Country With Kids

When it comes to respecting and honouring the traditional owners of the land on which we play, walk and live. There’s something special about young children understanding the meaning behind an Acknowledgement of Country, and being able to work together to write their very own. Showing respect, appreciation and a willingness to learn more. So,…

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Teacher TED Talks You’ll Want to Watch!

TED Talks. Can’t get enough of them? You’re not alone! It can be hard being a teacher when you’re up against a whole lot of bad news about the state of education … especially at a time when you are trying to do everything you possibly can to ensure your students are happy and learning.…

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Using a Peace Table for Classroom Dispute Resolution

A significant part of any early childhood educator’s role is to facilitate and support children’s communication, and in particular, help with dispute resolution. One Montessori method which is gaining momentum in mainstream classrooms is called the Peace Table, and it’s no wonder that it’s taking off! While the term ‘dispute resolution’ usually applies to adults…

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Using a Peace Table for Classroom Dispute Resolution

A significant part of any early childhood educator’s role is to facilitate and support children’s communication, and in particular, help with dispute resolution. One Montessori method which is gaining momentum in mainstream classrooms is called the Peace Table, and it’s no wonder that it’s taking off! While the term ‘dispute resolution’ usually applies to adults…

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Teacher Mental Health Tips You Can’t Afford to Ignore

The numbers are staggering — as much as 27 percent of teachers have considered leaving the field since the pandemic began. Even without social distancing, masks, and juggling synchronous and asynchronous learning, let’s face it: Teachers do a LOT! The combination of administrative, classroom, and co-curricular responsibilities in a teacher’s day-to-day life can really add…