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Put Thoughtful Research into Practice for Struggling Math Learners
Posted on Mar 23, 2016
  • John Woodward
Tags
  • Common Core
  • Math
  • NCTM Standards
  • State Standards
  • Struggling Students
Put Thoughtful Research into Practice for Struggling Math Learners

In my previous blog, I argued for a dual topic approach to curriculum design. The framework outlined in that blog is based on a variety of research. Some of this research is drawn from psychology and studies of human learning. These involve the development of automaticity and controlling cognitive load. Other design elements are associated with what we have learned over the years from international research, particularly the way successful countries focus on fewer topics with greater depth in their math curricula. Still other research is a synthesis of what we believe are best instructional practices in remedial and special education.

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Ways to Celebrate 'Music in Our Schools Month'
Posted on Mar 9, 2016
  • AshaLee Ortiz
Tags
  • General Education
  • Literacy
  • Math
Ways to Celebrate 'Music in Our Schools Month'

Advocacy for music in public education is important because it seems that in today’s society, where quality education is summarily evaluated by data from test scores, arts education is constantly threatened.

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Growth Mindset in Education: More Than an Attitude
Posted on Mar 2, 2016
  • Michael Milone
Tags
  • Education Technology
  • General Education
  • Parental Involvement
Growth Mindset in Education: More Than an Attitude

Among the recent trends in education, few are as notable (for the right reasons) as the growth mindset. This belief is, fortunately, very simple to understand. Mental abilities and other talents can be developed through dedication and hard work.

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Celebrate Excellent Teaching and Learning, on DLDay and Every Day
Posted on Feb 17, 2016
  • EdView360
Tags
  • Education Technology
  • General Education
Celebrate Excellent Teaching and Learning, on DLDay and Every Day

At EdView360, we’re big fans of digital learning. We’ve seen the transformative effect that excellent digital instruction can have on students, teachers, and entire classrooms, and we couldn’t be happier today to be celebrating Digital Learning Day (DLDay).

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Keep the Focus on the Learning on Digital Learning Day
Posted on Feb 10, 2016
  • Michael Milone
Tags
  • Education Technology
  • General Education
  • Reading Intervention
Keep the Focus on the Learning on Digital Learning Day

Because of recent software advances, blended learning is making its way into more and more classrooms. And it is paying off. When you combine the expertise and caring of the teacher with technology, you have a learning environment in which students are most likely to benefit.

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Ladies and Gentlemen … Calling Students to Distinction
Posted on Feb 3, 2016
  • Antavia Hamilton-Ochs
Tags
  • Education Technology
  • Literacy
  • Parental Involvement
  • Positive School Climate
  • Reading Intervention
  • Struggling Students
Ladies and Gentlemen … Calling Students to Distinction

How One Teacher is Working Her Magic to Help Struggling Students Reclaim Their Education, Part 2 of 2

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