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Active Shooter Drills Training Without Traumatizing

Unannounced active shooter drills might seem a perfect way to train staff for the unthinkable.  What better way could there be to accurately test and gauge a staff’s response to an armed intruder tha... Read More...

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The Case for Online Professional Development

There is nothing worse than having to rush off to a professional development (PD) session when the school bell rings at the end of the school day. You feel rushed. You have to ensure that your studen... Read More...

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Calling on educators to lead new classroom observations

Many educators are struggling to come to terms with the significant demand for time and learning new classroom observation policies have created, leaving their aspiration to improve instruction defla... Read More...

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Common Core Testing Anxiety: Lessons from Year 1

As the first year of Common Core standardized testing comes to a close, we at Edulastic surveyed educators across the country about their experience and found some cautious good news: 80 percent of r... Read More...

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Pedagogical Strategies for Enhanced Learning and Retention

Have you ever attended a class or lecture to listen to someone speak on a topic? Perhaps a continuing education class or even a simple information session. I’d like you to think of one time where ... Read More...

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HENRICUS HISTORICAL PARK Next Stop The 17th Century

Henricus Historical Park is located on the historic James River — originally called the Powhatan River by native inhabitants — about 80 miles west of Jamestown, America’s first successful colony. It ... Read More...

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Discover Colonial Williamsburg

The Revolutionary City Discover Colonial Williamsburg and become a citizen of the Revolutionary City. Engage with the local community and experience firsthand the daily struggles of wartime. E... Read More...

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NORFOLK: THE HEART OF THE VIRGINIA WATERFRONT

Located conveniently along the Mid-Atlantic coast, Norfolk, Virginia is the ideal destination for action-packed and affordable, educational tours. With an abundance of outdoor activities, historical ... Read More...

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THE CENTER FOR PUPPETRY ARTS HELPS LESSON PLANS COME TO LIFE

The Center provides educational experiences that encourage creativity, support school-day learning, fuel holistic development, and provide accessible, hands-on opportunities to participate in arts ac... Read More...

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CENTER FOR CIVIL AND HUMAN RIGHTS SHAPING THE NEXT GENERATION OF LEADERS

The Center for Civil and Human Rights is Atlanta’s newest, must-see, cultural attraction. A bold, immersive, and interactive experience, The Center engages visitors on a powerful journey designed to ... Read More...

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FUN & EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES IN FLORIDA

Merlin Entertainments is a business built on fun, and we believe that learning is fun too. In Florida alone, you can find a variety of attractions that offer students educational opportunities and th... Read More...

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EXCITEMENT IN ORLANDO

Which is faster, an airboat, a go-kart or an alligator? It might surprise your students to know that the airboats at Wild Florida Airboat Tours and Wildlife Park aren’t nearly as fast as the Go-Karts... Read More...

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ONE-OF-A-KIND MUSIC CITY EXPERIENCES

Whether your class is filled with aspiring songwriters, vocalists, instrumentalists, or just ardent fans of music, the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum is a must-see destination for all ages. N... Read More...

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PONTCHARTRAIN TO GRAND ISLE

Looking for an adventure? One with a heap of history, a hearty helping of nature, and a whole lot of culture all blended with fun? Jefferson Parish Louisiana, neighboring New Orleans, is a sprawling ... Read More...

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LAUNCH AN INSPIRING ADVENTURE IN HAMPTON

Centered in coastal Virginia and located a short drive from Williamsburg, Hampton offers students an experience that spans from the Sea to the Stars. At 400 years and counting, Hampton is rich in his... Read More...

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