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Tips to Teach Your Students About SMART Goal-Setting

If you encourage your students to set goals, make sure they’re SMART goals. SMART is an acronym for Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Relevant, and Timely.

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Six Tips for Helping Elementary Students Build Strong Study Habits for Middle School

Today’s students need to know how to study effectively from an early age. Here are a few methods and habits you can share with and teach them to fuel their school success.

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How to Help Your Students Reduce Test Stress

Tests can be stressful for many students. Here are a few tips to share with them that will help reduce the nerves that are common with test-taking. If you have a student whose study skills seem to need strengthening, refer them to Huntington. We’ll help them become more effective learners who are capable of problem-solving, thinking critically, and proving their knowledge. This will build their confidence as test-takers and students.

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Positive Approaches for Dealing with Disruptive Behaviors

It isn’t easy to teach effectively when students talk at inappropriate times or are antagonistic toward you and their classmates. How can you handle disruptive behavior in the classroom

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Tips For Giving Elementary Students Effective Feedback on Writing

It’s not easy to teach students to be great writers. Practice from grade-to-grade leads to continuous improvement, but one of the simplest ways you can help is by providing clear, useful writing feedback to students as they are developing their abilities.

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Homework Help for Highly Disorganized Students

Organization is something that many students find challenging. However, if you have some students who struggle with it so much that their homework is often unfinished, incorrect, sloppy, or all of the above, the problem needs correction—before it worsens.

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