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Spring into Testing Season with These Learning Resources

March 16, 2015   |   By Matt Doyle

It's that time of year once again. As the weather warms and we reset our clocks, teachers and students are busy preparing for exams. These professional learning resources offer some strategies to make you and your students alert, happy, and prepared to take on the challenges of testing season.

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Stress Management for Educators [article]
Given the incredible burden of expectation on the teaching profession for solving all of society's problems, it is hardly surprising that teachers need help managing stress. Get a concentrated version of exactly the same stress management techniques commonly taught in expensive residential workshops. Read now.

A Fit Body Means a Fit Mind [article]
Not only can regular workouts in the gym or on the playground improve attention span, memory, and learning, they can also reduce stress and the effects of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder and even delay cognitive decline in old age. In short, staying in shape can make you smarter. Read now.

Using Stations to Review for Tests [video]
Students prepare for a test by rotating through four stations. Note the importance of giving clear, specific instructions and including posters of instructions when implementing stations. Consider how the stations allow Nicole to address individual student needs. Watch now.

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