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Eric Mandel found himself in front of a California high school classroom with no teaching credentials or experience and lived to tell the tell... with wit, sincere concern for students and some insight into the world of education.   This excerpt from The Accidental Teacher will give you a glimpse into this humorous look at education from an outsider's perspective.

By: Angela Trent

“When you’re working in a school,” she said, “stay away from the teachers’ lounge.”    Despite having nothing to do with teaching language arts, this is the best advice I ever received...

By: Krista Sadlers

Looking to liven up your centers? Let your students play games! That’s right, games have educational value. They provide opportunities for students to develop both social and academic skills. Just like working on a project in cooperative groups, interactive games require that students communicate, stay on task, take turns, and rely on higher-level thinking skills...

By: Mary L. Dennis

If you’re a teacher, you are a character educator. You teach by personal example, in class discussions, in the behavior you do or do not tolerate, and through student evaluation. On a typical school day, there are dozens of opportunities to integrate character into your curriculum. You can underscore character education consistently without specifically teaching a unit on it.

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anti bullying

We recently sat down with anti-bullying activist Jodee Blanco, author of the New York Times Bestseller Please Stop Laughing At Me… and the recently released sequel Please Stop Laughing At Us: One Survivor’s Extraordinary Quest to Prevent School Bullying...