Tag Archives: environment

32 Strategies for Building a Positive Learning Environment

There are many ingredients that go into making a thriving learning environment. And whether it’s your first year in education or your thirtieth, the first days, weeks, and months of the school year are the time to create the learning … Continue reading

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Flexible Classrooms: Providing the Learning Environment That Kids Need

Providing the Learning Environment That Kids Need Flexible classrooms give students a choice in what kind of learning space works best for them, and help them to work collaboratively, communicate, and engage in critical thinking.

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Administration Honors Schools, Districts and Postsecondary Institutions for Sustainable Facilities, Health, and Learning Practices

White House Council on Environmental Quality Managing Director Christy Goldfuss and NOAA Director of Education Louisa Koch joined U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan yesterday to congratulate the 2015 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools, District Sustainability Awardees, and Postsecondary … Continue reading

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Help our NH Students in LifeSmarts Competition

The Mascoma Valley Regional High School LifeSmarts team is representing NH at the National LifeSmarts Competition in Seattle, Washington starting on April 17th.  Their first competitive event is to create a video on a given topic and they have 10 days to … Continue reading

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New Searchable, Free Teaching Resources on Climate and Energy in the CLEAN Collection Grades K-16

Looking for well-vetted resources on climate and energy literacy for the classroom?CLEAN has just launched a brand new, searchable portal of online learning activities, videos and visualizations on climate and energy. The Brand New CLEAN Portal offers the following resources … Continue reading

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How Transparency Can Transform School Culture

To meet the challenges of teaching in an increasingly connected world, school leaders, educators and community members could benefit from building a culture of transparency and connectivity, creating a culture of sharing around the successes and struggles of teaching and … Continue reading

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