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Ali Habashi

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Ali Habashi is Associate Account Manager at HMH, where she coordinates with several teams to produce marketing collateral for both digital and print purposes. Before joining the HMH family, Ali worked at a range of learning companies, including Oxford University Press, Pearson, and National Geographic Learning. She graduated from the University of St. Andrews in Fife, Scotland, with a degree in English and Management and writes fiction in her spare time for a range of publishers and podcasts.

 
Thanksgiving Activities Elementary Hero

No hand-traced turkeys here! Celebrate the holiday while boosting critical math, reading, and writing skills with these fun Thanksgiving activities for elementary students.

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WF1465051 Shaped 2021 Blog Post Classroom Reward Ideas

Explore 11 ideas for cheap or free classroom rewards and incentives. No matter what your budget looks like, get your students motivated to participate!

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To mark Teacher Appreciation Week, we've got some new poster designs for your classroom, plus a few bonus cards for anyone that wants to thank a special teacher in their life.

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Welcome back to school activities ideas for students HERO

Try out these welcome-back-to-school activities and ideas for students to usher in the new school year.

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When customs broker Stacy Salter took on teaching elementary as a second career, she had to learn the ins and outs of classroom management to build student relationships.

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Educator couple Rachel Lamb and Steven Lamb join us for a special episode on EdTech and Virtual Team Teaching.

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Between their raised planters, vertical gardens, and hydroponic learning lab, Melissa Tracy and her high school students grow enough leafy greens to help feed the local community.

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Celebrations Hero

Round out the school year with a party to remember by trying out some of these end of school year celebration ideas..

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From a museum to a bakery to a carnival, Autumn Dvorak's classroom transformations use hands-on projects and games to get her students excited about learning.

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SEL Writing Prompts and Journal Prompts

Introduce your students to the five competencies of SEL with these writing and journal prompts for elementary, middle, and high school.

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From nursery rhymes to absurdist poetry to rap, these activities will help your middle or high school class celebrate National Poetry Month this April.

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Podcast cover with Samuel Gonzalez

Pennsylvania educator Samuel Gonzalez has been teaching for just two years, and all while studying for his doctorate and serving in the National Guard.

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WF1423453 Shaped Advantages of AI in Education Hero

Artificial intelligence is here to stay. Discover the many advantages of AI in education.

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St Patricks Day Writing Prompts Hero

Bring some luck to your classroom with these St. Patrick’s Day writing prompts and activities for elementary, middle school, and high school students.

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WF1502550 Shaped 2021 Blog Post Moon Phases Math and Science Activities Hero Still

Shoot for the moon with free science and math resources, including activities, labs, and FUNomenal Readers.

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We're kicking off season 4 with Chicago Public Schools teacher Misty Richmond, who discusses how she gets her students invested in STEM careers.

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WF1497416 100th Day of School Snack Ideas Hero

Looking for ways to celebrate the 100th day of school with your students? Check out these themed snack ideas to start.

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Teacher and award-winning poet Toney Jackson joins us for a special lesson on how to write rhymes in the classroom.

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