May 2015

May 2015 Cover

All the School’s a Stage
Pilar Alvarez, education director at the Young Storytellers Foundation, explains how the organization boosts literary confidence

Boosting Brain Power
Erin Bell documents reading improvement through the implementation of research-based programs

Cutting to the Common Core: Mathematically Speaking
Judit Moschkovich offers teachers recommendations for supporting English learners in mathematics classrooms

Formulae for Math Success
A selection of products designed to help English learners master the nuances of the new math standards

Action Replay
Michael Moody explains how video can give educators insight into their performance

Spanish in the 21st Century
Daniel Ward predicts a successful future for the language of Cervantes

The Wizardry of Oz
Clever schemes, vibrant cities, and stunning landscapes make Australia a great bet for students

Last Writes On Mother’s Day, monster moms share their wisdom with Richard Lederer

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