What it’s like to be a young teen caught in an inappropriate teacher-student relationship
monkeybusinessimages/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — A desperate nationwide manhunt underway for Tad Cummins, the 50-year-old ex-teacher accused of kidnapping his former student, 15-year-old Elizabeth Thomas, but given what’s being alleged, this case doesn’t stand alone Thomas has been missing since March 13. There has been speculation over whether Cummins and Thomas were in a romantic relationship together. Cummins, a married father and grandfather, researched teen marriage online, specifically…
Students learn stewardship in outdoor classroom
A secluded bend of the Chippewa River served as classroom Wednesday for students from a Odyssey Middle/High School's nature studies program, part of new educational partnership with a land preservation
How to Strengthen Relationships with Students
Building relationships with our students and colleagues are THE most important work that we do as educators and leaders. Taking the time and energy to strengthen relationships with kids will help …
From Broadway to classroom, students learn from 'Hamilton'
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Crummel’s Classroom: Students building their way to a brighter future
Students in Mr. Brightbill’s Building Construction Program at Dauphin County Technical School learn how to work with their hands. Not only will these skills help them when it comes to their c…
What Giving Students Choice Looks Like in the Classroom
It can be hard to imagine incorporating student choice into an already hectic classroom. Here are 12 ideas that don't have to mean big dramatic changes.
New sensory classroom helps autistic students learn
A Robstown Elementary School just finished a new addition that caters toward kids with autism. Robert Driscoll Elementary School now has a sensory room.
Students, teachers learn through outdoor classroom
It wasn't exactly a field trip but it may have felt like one for local sixth graders. Their lessons were taught outside for the day, at the Kettleson-Hogsback Wildlife Management Area. The 37th annual Outdoor Classroom took place Thursday, Sept. 10 at the DNR owned land. The event was sponsored by the Dickinson Soil and Conservation Commissioners with a goal to get students out in nature and experience what Dickinson County has to offer...
Why it’s important to get students out of the classroom to ‘get them thinking’
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Handley High School outdoor classroom helps students learn life lessons
ROANOKE -- Emery Norred looked down at her hands, and noticed the dirt on her palms and under her fingernails. All she could do was acknowledge the truth. "They are really dirty," said the Handley High School junior. "You're really not doing your job if your hands are clean though. " Norred is part of a class of students working in the Outdoor Educational Center in Roanoke, which is part of the school system. The center is believed to be the only one…
Walsh College students get out of the classroom to learn about tax law
During the four-hour interactive workshop, students roleplayed in a mock traffic stop and learned the process of searching a vehicle for evidence
What Happened After a School District Began Feeding Students Breakfast in Classrooms
Springfield Public Schools offer free breakfast to all students in their classrooms, helping boost attendance and graduation rates while decreasing hunger across the Massachusetts school district.
Students learn from classroom pets
A burst of happiness is sure to follow when kids are given an assignment to learn about animals. Today our students are talking about classroom pets. We have a classroom pet named Slippers. She’s a…
From Broadway to classroom, students learn from 'Hamilton' — The Charlotte Post
Sensory Path gives students a fun way to learn outside the classroom
The path gives students a much-needed break from the classroom while stimulating their senses.
Students can now learn outdoors thanks to a new classroom in West Allis
A new outdoor classroom is ready for students at General Mitchell Elementary, and it can be used for relaxation after school.
Greenacres Elementary opens 20 new classrooms for over 500 students
Construction is underway throughout the Central Valley School District, and one elementary school is finally enjoying finished brand new classrooms.
How Helping Students to Ask Better Questions Can Transform Classrooms
A simple questioning protocol can help teachers provoke thoughtful student questions and deepen classroom engagement.
How Standing Desks Can Help Students Focus in the Classroom
Some educators are finding that standing desks are a simple way help fidgety kids settle down and get to work.
Marine Biology students learn about red tide in an underwater classroom
One of the Tampa Bay area's most prominent marine biologists is giving 8 On Your Side an exclusive look at his most recent research dive.