kids learning together in a microschool setting
Homeschooling
Joe

What are Micro-schools?

COVID-19 brought substantial changes to how, when, and where we educate our students. As school districts shifted to digital means of instruction and learning, alternatives like pandemic

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parent multitasking trying to keep kids entertained and studying
Education
Joe

Tips for Handling Teacher Burnout

Teacher burnout is as real as your favorite troublemaker student’s perfect attendance record. Today, burnout’s even more common. You know you’re overworked, you know grading

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teacher teaching a group of students
Education
Joe

How to Build a STEAM Curriculum

Designing a STEM, STEAM, or STREAM (the latter two incorporating “Arts” and “Reading,” respectively) curriculum doesn’t have to be difficult, even though it might seem

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robot toy holding wrench and red pencil
STEM Projects
Oscar

Thimble STEM Contest

Hi Thimblers, In honor of National STEM Day on November 8th,  our team here at Thimble is running a contest to bring our students together

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three girls in front of laptop with robotics projects on the table
STEM Projects
rebecca

How to Start a STEM Club

We live in a world where so much of an educator’s time is spent “teaching to the test,” – leaving precious few minutes for authentic,

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