Category: Formal Education

Formal Education, Informal learning

Why Your Students Don’t Remember What You Teach

December 21, 2015

Via: TeachThought

A decent question: Why don’t your students remember what you’ve taught? A better question: Why don’t they understand what you’ve taught? A better question still: Why don’t students understand and use what they’ve been taught to create a better world? […]

Education Strategies, Formal Education

Under the spotlight, charter schools spur debate among experts in Illinois

November 13, 2015

Via: Education Dive

Education experts from both sides of the debate squared off at Northwestern University in Illinois this week: Policy manager at the Illinois Network of Charter Schools and the president of the Illinois Federation of Teachers. The public conversation “examined the […]