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6 Alternative Grading Systems That Foster Student Development

How can alternative grading systems foster student growth? Explore six alternative grading systems and learn how they can impact student learning for the better.

Thursday, December 17, 2020

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Understanding the Digital Divide in Education

The digital divide in education creates worse academic outcomes for underserved students. Discover what this is and how educational leaders bridge the gap.

Tuesday, December 15, 2020

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Pros and Cons of Year-Round School

What are the pros and cons of year-round school? Discover why some education leaders are pushing to move away from the traditional 10-month school year schedule.

Tuesday, December 15, 2020

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The Benefits of Risk-Taking in the Classroom

The benefits of risk-taking include increased self-esteem and empowerment. Discover how risk-taking helps students grow both academically and personally.

Thursday, December 10, 2020

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How to Foster a Growth Mindset in the Classroom

Embracing a growth mindset can help students learn more and overcome challenges. Explore strategies for fostering a growth mindset in the classroom.

Thursday, December 10, 2020

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What Is Maker Education? Exploring a Transformational Approach to Learning

What is maker education? Discover how maker education uses hands-on activities to support learning, leading to lasting educational benefits like retention.

Tuesday, December 8, 2020

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Choosing a Path: Pros and Cons of Teaching at a Private School

After graduating from college, teachers often decide if they want to work at a public or private school. Discover the pros and cons of teaching at a private school.

Tuesday, December 8, 2020

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How to Build Social-Emotional Learning Skills in the Classroom

Teaching social-emotional learning provides students with tools for greater success. Learn more about incorporating social-emotional learning in the classroom.

Thursday, December 3, 2020

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The Importance of Assistive Technology in the Virtual and Physical Classroom

Assistive technology helps people with disabilities learn, work, and live more productive lives. Explore the importance of assistive technology in the classroom.

Tuesday, December 1, 2020