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We talked a lot about number grades in elementary schools and wondered why they continue to exist. Why are kids getting a 7/10 on a math quiz in a province where (technically) number grades should NEVER be used? Teaching, learning, and poorly drawing ninja turtles on a daily basis. Professional Resources. TeachersFirst’s Professional Resources include everything you need to save time and be a better teacher.

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Included are strategies for Timesaving bulletin board hang-ups, curriculum-connected reading lists, and tutorials on using wikis and blogs in the classroom are just a click away, all written by real teachers like you. You can also access OK2Ask®, TeachersFirst’s free, online “snack sessions” for teacher self-directed professional development. If you are an Ed Tech Coach or teach professional development to teachers or teachers-to-be, TeachersFirst can help: Request materials to share at an upcoming workshop or class Add an embeddable Featured Sites widget for YOUR wiki, blog, or web page.

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