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Your PBL Checklist

Project Based Learning (PBL) has been touted as one (of many) cure-alls for education. It’s an elixir of academically challenging work mixed in with some social-emotional skill development, and a dash of innovation. Projects range in complexity and creativity, from … Continue reading


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Design Thinking: Ideas for the Classroom

We have a special treat this week on the blog! Our friend Stephanie over at the USC Rossier School of Education shares her tips and ideas for how to incorporate the concept of design thinking into your classroom. There’s some … Continue reading


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Student Engagement: No Tricks, Only Treats!

“Because I said so.” Many parents have uttered these words in exasperation at their children, trying–usually in vain–to motivate obstinate offspring to perform some kind of mindless chore. This phrase rarely works for parents, yet for decades educators also tried … Continue reading


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5 Things to Help You Survive Finals

Ok, we know it’s all about the kids, but sometimes teachers need a little love, too, and finals time is no exception. While the days of chugging energy drinks and staring blankly at a textbook are probably long past you, … Continue reading


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Teaching Tip: How to Prepare Your Students for Finals

I don’t know who hates finals more, students or teachers. Throughout all my educational schooling and professional development, I was never taught how to write a final, much less how to prepare students for one. I assumed that because I … Continue reading


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Roadtrip Nation Education in the Classroom: Riverside

At Roadtrip Nation Education, we’re all about celebrating our educators and sharing success stories. We love hearing what’s going on in the classroom, so we recently made a visit to the Gateway College & Career Academy in Riverside, CA. We … Continue reading


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It’s Teacher Appreciation Week!

Hello! I hope everyone’s Wednesday is going well so far. We here at Roadtrip Nation Education are all about celebrating small wins and amazing people, and not waiting for a special occasion to tell someone they’re doing a great job … Continue reading


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Student Spotlight: Congratulations to Our New Featured Roadtrip Project!

Hi, everyone! Exciting news – we have a new Featured Roadtrip Project! Congratulations to Tyler H. from Bloomington, IN. He comes from the Livingston Area Career Center, where he participated in the Roadtrip Nation Experience through a Law Enforcement class. … Continue reading


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It’s Time to Dole Out Some Partnerships Love!

  Roadtrip Nation Education would like to recognize a few schools that are partnering with us to bring the Movement to their students!  Today, we want to highlight the variety of sites that are adopting our programs – there are … Continue reading


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Student Spotlight: Let’s celebrate Connie!

Hi, everyone!   Today we want to share a great story with you from a former AVID student, Connie T, whose teachers shared Roadtrip Nation’s documentary series in their classrooms. Here is what she had to say about her experience … Continue reading


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