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Who's minding the train?

One of the oldest riddles All Change Please! can remember from its dim and distant childhood was: ‘What’s the difference between a train driver and a teacher? 898 more words

General Rants And Raves

Talk Like a Pirate Day

Wondering why so many people are wearing eye patches today? Or have parrots on their shoulders?  Or have taken to growling Arrrgh! at unusual moments? 276 more words

Parents And Children

Parent Talk: Natural Catastrophes

Today I awoke to news of continuing devastation by several Atlantic hurricanes, a deadly 8.2 earthquake in Mexico, and tsunami warnings for the Pacific coast of Central America. 249 more words

Parents And Children

A Violent Time in the Fight for Civil Rights

“For readers new to the subject, the biographies will be a vivid, informative introduction, but even those who have some familiarity with the landmark events will learn much more here. 579 more words

Children's Literature

Teaching English Language Learners: Across the Content Areas

English language learners (ELLs) often face the difficult challenge of learning both a new language and new subject matter at the same time. In Teaching English Language Learners Across the Content Areas… 164 more words

Children's Literature

I ❤️ Emojis - using emojis in the foreign language classroom

A great deal has been written about the use of emojis in the classroom but I think that they are particularly useful in the MFL classroom.  663 more words

Teaching And Learning

VIDEO: Learn to Publish for Kids with "Writing for Children, Season One"

Using colorful graphics, clear explanations and examples, and plenty of humor, the mysteries of writing unfold in Writing for Children.

From brainstorming to proofreading, viewers will discover how good writing makes words work! 233 more words

Children's Literature