Search Toolbar

Our Search Toolbar

Last week we unveiled our new search toolbar, and we have received great feedback. The search toolbar is now also available on our homepage, and as you can see, you can apply filters to search thousands of resources by resource type (eBook, video, vocabulary set, etc.), language, grade, creator, and subject. Here is a video to help show […]

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Using Popular Music to Teach

Using Popular Music to Teach

As both a musician and a teacher, I’ve seen how powerful music can be as a learning tool.  The tricky part is knowing how to effectively mix the two.  Educational music needs to have educational content, but kids can tune out if it is something they don’t relate to or something they see as too […]

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Writing

The Reluctant Writer – Tips on Inspiring Students to Write

    Many are familiar with “math anxiety,” a term used to describe students who freeze when confronted with numbers. Countless individuals suffer similarly in regard to writing, although the affliction lacks a catchy name (Don’t-Wanna-Writis, perhaps?). For those who suffer from this affliction, the idea of composing a paragraph – let alone a complete […]

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Our New Search Function

Our New Search Function

At Genius Plaza, we value the relationships we have with teachers, parents, administrators, and students.  We strive to constantly improve our offerings based on feedback we receive.  Our CEO likes to quote Epictetus, reminding us, “We have two ears and one mouth, so that we can listen twice as much as we speak.”  We are […]

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Las carencias en la ecuación

Las carencias en la ecuación

La educación de nuestros hijos es, sin duda, una de nuestras prioridades diarias. Que se formen como personas y aprendan todo lo necesario para que el día de mañana puedan ser los mejores en aquellas profesiones que ellos hayan elegido. En pleno siglo XXI parece increíble que todavía millones de niños en todo el mundo […]

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Teaching Kindergarten – Sight Words

Teaching Kindergarten – Sight Words

I remember the beginning of the school year.  I would be so excited, decorating and preparing lessons plans.  I would also be anxious to meet students and parents.   Teaching Kindergarten Kindergarten is probably my favorite grade.  I absolutely love to read, and I would read to my students with such excitement.  To watch their […]

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Matemáticas

Matemáticas en high school

Importancia de las Matemáticas Las matemáticas son una de las asignaturas menos populares entre nuestros hijos. Es cierto que hay algunos niños que no presentan demasiados problemas a la hora de su aprendizaje, pero por regla general suele ser una de esas materias que les cuesta más asimilar. Tanto maestros como padres les hemos escuchado […]

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