Student data can show that students are struggling, but rarely identifies the cause. Personalized learning can provide teachers with actionable data.
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Student-led discussions empower students but can be challenging. Careful planning will help ensure your student-led discussion is a success.
How to effectively differentiate instruction with technology in your middle school math class. Stop wasting time and start meeting student needs.
No personalized learning platform will offer everything you need, nor can you be 100% sure that a platform will deliver results, until you use it in your own school. Ask yourself these questions before committing to any personalized learning platform.
When students in my class were struggling, I felt responsible, even when I didn’t know the cause. It was much easier to shift responsibility to the family by suggesting a tutor.
Too often, as educators, we focus on either the beginning or the end of the learning journey. To better meet students’ needs, we need to view curriculum as a bridge between the two points. This involves differentiation by content, process, and product.
Learn how to avoid the three classroom motivation killers that will sap your students’ energy and excitement for learning.
As a new teacher, I often got wrapped-up in grading, class management, and content coverage. It wasn’t until I left education for a management position at Starbucks corporation that I realized what servant leadership really meant, and how it applied to classroom leadership.
Who wouldn’t like the idea of student-centered learning? The very name captures everything that education is supposed to be: an experience designed around students. While