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International Literacy Day 2020

Today is International Literacy Day! This year’s theme is Literacy teaching and learning in the COVID-19 crisis and beyond, with a particular focus on the role of educators and teaching …

Teacher Self-Care Tips

Self-care is particularly important for teachers this year. It’s not always easy, but here are some tips.  For more ideas, read Educator Resilience and Trauma-Informed Self-Care Self-Assessment and Planning …

Family Literacy Matters – More Than Ever!

COVID-19 has created big changes for families. In addition to a rapid growth in at-home activities, there have been new expectations and changes in family dynamics. Many changes haven’t been …

Digital Literacy Matters – More Than Ever!

Digital literacy helps us use technology to find, evaluate, use and share information. With physical distancing due to COVID-19, many in-person activities – work, school, family and friends – have …

Health Literacy Matters – More Than Ever!

Health literacy helps us make informed choices for our health every day. This has become particularly noticeable during the COVID-19 pandemic, when it has been important for everyone to act …

Enjoy nature, close to home

Children and their families benefit from going outside, even when they can’t go too far from home.  Read about it in Why nature play is so good for kids, especially …

Tools and Techniques for Online Teaching

Last week we looked at some of the recent Tips for Teaching Remotely. Today, we’re sharing a collection of readings on tools and techniques for online teaching: Distance Learning: Improving …