What strategies really work to involve students in their own learning? Discover and share ideas.
- When educators at a Washington, DC, high school ditched their lectures and devised a self-paced blended learning model, their students thrived.
- See how a Reggio Emilia–inspired elementary school in Australia fosters student interests to spark curiosity and joy in learning.
- 5 research-backed tips to keep your elementary students on-task.
- We teachers are always looking to innovate, so, yes, it's essential that we try new things to add to our pedagogical bag of tricks. But it's important to focus on purpose and intentionality -- and not on quantity. So what really matters more than "always trying something new" is the reason behind why we do what we do.
- By leaving space in their lessons for authentic curiosity to take hold, teachers can enable deeper learning.
- When it comes to managing a classroom, new teachers mostly learn on the fly, but here are some ideas you can use right away.
- Brain breaks and focused-attention practices positively impact our emotional state, refocusing our neural circuitry to generate increased activity in the prefrontal cortex, where problem solving and emotional regulation occur.