Find and share strategies for helping students read for knowledge, write coherently, and think critically about the written word.
- Cookie-cutter essays may reflect students’ attitude toward the assignment, not their writing ability. Here’s a way to make that stack of grading more rewarding.1.2k
- Some schools are changing the way they teach reading—based on research that shows background knowledge is more critical to comprehension than general skills like ‘finding the main idea.’37.8k
- New research reveals that when science, reading, and math come together in rigorous hands-on projects, student collaboration, engagement, and achievement can soar.5.5k
- The number one concern that I hear from educators is lack of time, particularly lack of instructional time with students. Although we can't entirely solve the time problem, we can mitigate it by carefully analyzing our use of class time.116.6k
- A look at what English learners need in order to develop the skills and motivation to improve their ability to read in English.2.2k
- When projects begin with a compelling question that students investigate over time, curiosity can spark the drive to read.2.5k