Great references to start the school year

by Richard Cliche

School year is starting and here are some good resources from Angela Watson, a classroom teacher for 11 years and has turned her passion for helping other teachers into a career as an educational consultant based in Brooklyn, NY. She is also a founder of Due Season Press and Educational Services.

What to do (and what not to do) with fast finishers      classroom technology     tips and tricks for student engagement

On special topics, Edutopia website offers also a few good Resource Roundup on classrom management and teaching students of all abilities and diverse learners.

  • Classroom Management  
  • Reaching Learners of All Abilities 
  • Helping Diverse Learners Succeed  

Finally, for project based teachers, here’s a list of 50 good ideas from te@chtought.


If you’re new or a beginner with the approach, they also have a file of 6  Posts on How To Get Started With Project-Based Learning.

  1. The Difference Between Projects & Project-Based Learning
  2. 5 Types Of Project-Based Learning
  3. 11 Tools For Better Project-Based Learning
  4. 4 Keys To Designing A Project-Based Learning Classroom
  5. 23 Ways To Use The iPad In The 21st Century PBL Classroom
  6. 12 Timeless Project-Based Learning Resources

I’m wisihing to all of you a school year rich in smiles, good moments and memorable experiences!