When students are traumatized, teachers are too. Plus: 10 motivational posters for your classroom

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When Students Are Traumatized, Teachers Are Too; 10 Motivational Posters; Brain Breaks and Focused-Attention Practices; The Brain Is Wired for Math |

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When Students Are Traumatized, Teachers Are Too

Trauma in students' lives takes an emotional and physical toll on teachers as well. Experts weigh in on the best ways to cope.

Download one or two—or all of them.

10 Motivational Posters for Your Classroom

Printable posters to foster a positive classroom environment.

Get your students ready to learn.
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Energy and Calm: Brain Breaks and Focused-Attention Practices

These exercises increase activity in the prefrontal cortex, where problem solving and emotional regulation occur.

Closing the achievement gap is a priority at this school.

Building a Community of Learners—and Citizens

A high-needs school in Rhode Island helps close the achievement gap while preparing students for active citizenship.

Tips to make math stick for younger kids
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The Brain Is Wired for Math—Sort Of

Symbolic math can be hard to grasp, so we have tips to help you build on the natural math sense your kids already have.

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And now, here are this week's hottest innovations featured on the site:

Tech: In collaboration with Google, Ubisoft is launching 'The Hieroglyphics Initiative,' an initiative created after the video game publisher's work with Egyptologists on Assassin's Creed: Origins.

Advertising: The British supermarket chain Asda created a Shazam-enabled commercial for Halloween.

Retail: The new Disney store in Los Angeles connects consumers to the theme park experience with live video screens, light-up Mickey Mouse ears, and sweet Disney treats.

Entertainment: National Geographic's new 'Encounter: Ocean Odyssey' attraction in Times Square is a cruelty-free aquarium filled with virtual creatures.

Food: Tim Hortons' new 'Buffalo Latte' combines espresso, steamed milk, mocha, and zesty Buffalo seasoning.


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25 Innovative Snapchat Applications

From 'Spectacle' Scuba Masks to Sponsored AR Lenses

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15 TV-Inspired Pop-Ups

From Immersive Park TV Screenings to Fantasy Series Snow Murals

15 Beyoncé-Inspired Products

From Songstress-Themed Neon Lamps to Exclusive Album Swimwear


15 Millennial-Focused Texting Innovations

From AI Butler Apps to Combination Messaging Tools

50 At-Home Gaming Innovations

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45 Indoor Gardening Systems

From Hydroponic Grow Systems to Stress-Reducing Desk Gardens

44 Unicorn-Inspired Products

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16 Luxurious Alcohol Designs

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35 Sustainable Produce Innovations

From Low Cost Boutique Grocers to Food-Preserving Smart Stamps


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Butiq Escapes Plans to Help Canadians Celebrate Legalization in Style

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30 High-Tech Skincare Innovations

From AI-Powered Beauty Apps to Wrinkle-Reducing Neck Devices

26 Drinkable Beauty Elixirs

From Scientific Beauty Supplements to Beauty-Boosting Sodas

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10 Fuel-Aware Social Businesses

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