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You Will Relax!

You're almost there, and you CAN get yourself and your students - calmly - to the final bell. 

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Discipline Checklist: Clowning

By: NEA Staff

It's that time of year! Clowning and inappropriate behavior from restless, attention-seeking students. Consider this advice to curb the clowns and close the year smoothly. 

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Five Tips for Writing Letters of Recommendation

By B. Denise Hawkins

Inundated with requests for letters of recommendations? We've gathered some advice from school counselors to help you survive college application season.

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Discipline Tips from Drama Teachers

By: Mary Ellen Flannery

Here's some advice from drama teachers to command attention and respect from their students while making your classroom your stage.


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Demanding Support for Claims
Reformers have used and abused misinformation, false claims, exaggerations, and even fabrications ito promote reforms such as high-stakes testing, merit pay, charter schools, Value-Added Model (VAM), and Common Core State Standards (CCSS), and Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC). Check out these NEA resources to help you demand academic truth.