The Elementary Educator

For all you elementary educators out there looking for new ways to improve your teaching skills, head over to Mark Pullen’s The Elementary Educator. Filled with practical tips and considered observations on primary education, this blog covers everything from reframing student perceptions about learning to the importance of recess. Pullen’s experience as a 3rd grade teacher and cofounder of an online math league comes across in posts like “Math Algorithms” and imbues his writing with authority and a sense of expertise. The comments section is lively and well-trafficked and provides a great place for sharing ideas and airing complaints.