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Welcoming New Students Mid-Year

See how your whole class can participate in making the "new kid" feel at home.

Motivating Students

Students Who Refuse to Do Work

By Connie Krueger, Michigan

How one educator gets quality work, completed on time - even from her most resistant self-starters.


Parents' Handbook

Kathy Nearny, a second grade teacher at Boothwyn Elementary School in Chichester, Pennsylvania

By now you're getting to know your students, now here's a tip to bring their parents into the picture, too. 


Three Ways to Calm Classroom Chaos

By Michael, Ruth, and Anonymous

Try these methods for restoring order to your lessons. Adapted from an online discussion.

NEA edCommunities

NEA's edCommunities is a place where teachers, parents, school support professionals, and community members share ideas and resources to improve student success. It is free and open to all!