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1 09, 2019

New School Year Transition

By |2019-09-04T18:15:37+00:00September 1st, 2019|Hints & Tips, Newsletters, Professional Development|0 Comments

New School Year Transition - Have you done it yet? As your students walk through the door with their shiny lunch boxes and new sneakers, you realize that you do not want to waste ANY time in getting to know what makes them tick. What’s the best way? With [...]

28 08, 2019

Sharing Best Practices: Happy Dreamer Introduction

By |2019-08-28T12:55:17+00:00August 28th, 2019|Hints & Tips, Lessons, Sharing Best Practices|0 Comments

Introducing Students to Renzulli Learning with Happy Dreamer, by Peter H. Reynolds This month’s Best Practice comes from Ms. Erin Roads, a fifth grade teacher  from Nathan Hale Arts Magnet School, in New London, CT.   Activity: Introductory Read Aloud with Scholastic PDF activities to do prior to taking the [...]

6 06, 2019

June Newsletter

By |2019-09-09T13:07:00+00:00June 6th, 2019|Articles, Hints & Tips, Lessons, Newsletters, Professional Development, Sharing Best Practices|0 Comments

Renzulli Learning Newsletter   Summer Slide Article PBS Nova: How to Minimize Summer Slide How often have we heard it? Students can fall backwards in achievement over the summer months. Research, in fact, backs up this theory. How can you help to combat it for the students leaving your [...]

2 05, 2019

May Newsletter

By |2019-05-30T16:16:53+00:00May 2nd, 2019|Articles, Hints & Tips, Lessons, Newsletters, Professional Development, Renzulli News, Sharing Best Practices|0 Comments

Renzulli Learning Newsletter   Sharing Best Practices Ready, Set, Renzulli! This month’s Best Practice comes from Dr. Julie Ledford, Gifted & Talented Teacher, from Fort Worth, Texas. In today’s fast-paced world, students need technology skills to keep up with new developments and compete in the workplace. As an educator, [...]

30 04, 2019

Tip of the Month: Manage Student Data and Ease Student Logins

By |2019-04-30T18:23:10+00:00April 30th, 2019|Hints & Tips, Professional Development|0 Comments

Single Sign-On Services Does your school use an “SSO” - a single sign-on service - to help your teachers and students easily manage passwords and access technology subscriptions seamlessly? Or are you often frustrated by students forgetting their passwords, using the wrong username, or simply taking too much precious [...]

27 03, 2019

Tip of the Month: Reporting Link Issues

By |2019-04-02T18:05:35+00:00March 27th, 2019|Hints & Tips, Lessons, Newsletters, Professional Development|0 Comments

Bad Link?? Report It! Did you get an “OOPS Bad Link” error?  Or perhaps landed on a page that does not match the description in Renzulli Learning?  “Report It!” We have made great strides in removing bad links from the Renzulli Learning database, however, the Internet changes daily and [...]

28 02, 2019

February Newsletter

By |2019-02-28T18:36:10+00:00February 28th, 2019|Hints & Tips, Lessons, Newsletters, Sharing Best Practices|0 Comments

Renzulli Learning Newsletter Content Highlight: March is Women's History Month How can Renzulli Learning help you and your students celebrate Women’s History Month? From historical figures like Rosa Parks to modern day heroines like Malala, celebrate all that women have accomplished! Click the button below for suggested activities!   [...]

26 02, 2019

Sharing Best Practices: Build Schema with Differentiated Lessons

By |2019-02-26T15:46:37+00:00February 26th, 2019|Hints & Tips, Lessons, Newsletters, Sharing Best Practices|0 Comments

This month’s Best Practice comes from Mrs. Brittany Motes, elementary Gifted & Teacher from in Vernon, CT. One of my favorite ways to use the New Lesson feature in the Teach section of Renzulli Learning is to help students build schema when we introduce new topics! Over the next [...]

26 02, 2019

Managing Computers in the Classroom

By |2019-02-27T23:15:18+00:00February 26th, 2019|Hints & Tips, Professional Development, Sharing Best Practices|0 Comments

Managing Computers in the Classroom How can we keep students on task when they have a window open to the entire world of knowledge and entertainment in front of them?  Devices in the classroom can be amazing but, alas, can also be a major [...]

26 02, 2019

Celebrating Women’s History Month

By |2019-02-27T23:04:10+00:00February 26th, 2019|Articles, Hints & Tips, Lessons, Professional Development|0 Comments

March is Women's History Month! From https://womenshistorymonth.gov/ The Library of Congress, National Archives and Records Administration, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Gallery of Art, National Park Service, Smithsonian Institution and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum join in commemorating and encouraging the study, observance and celebration [...]