Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Activities

The inspiring life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. offers many educational opportunities for all grade levels. In January, we commemorate the achievements of this American icon on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day...

The Top Education Tumblrs to Follow

Along with the many tools available for teachers online, Tumblr is an excellent way for you to connect with and learn from teachers across the country and around the world. Tumblr is a microblogging site, like Twitter, which allows users to post text, video, pictures or audio to their Tumblr page...

5 Resources for Gifted Children in New York

Teaching in New York requires the ability to work with a diverse population of students, which includes students who have been identified as exceptionally gifted and talented (G&T). In New York City and throughout the state, a variety of educational programs have been developed for G&T students at every level, from kindergarten through high school...

Science Games For Kids

Using computer games as educational tools has long been a favorite way for parents to promote their children’s learning and for educators to complement their curricula. In turn, many science teachers have taken advantage of science computer games for kids in order to sharpen their students’ understanding of topics ranging from biology to physics...

5 Resources for Gifted Teachers and Students in Texas

Most teachers will agree that managing student behavior is one of the most challenging aspects of their job. Sometimes a teacher will find that the most disruptive student in the classroom is a gifted boy or girl who completes assignments before everyone else and then distracts other students from finishing their work...

Teaching in New York City? Check Out the Top Schools for Teachers

New York City is one of the best places to teach in the world. With such diverse students and different types of schools, there are almost too many options to choose from. New York City features some of the oldest, highest performing and innovative private and public high schools in the nation...