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Category: Education Strategies


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies, Educational Stages, Secondary Education

Educational travel develops critical observation skills

January 24, 2020

Via: Education Dive

All travel is valuable. Being able to see new sights, to visit important landmarks and to immerse yourself in culturally and (often) linguistically different places is a wonderful experience, be it one town, state or province away, or an ocean […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Customized microcredential programs benefit rural schools with convenient PD options

January 24, 2020

Via: Education Dive

Microcredential PD programs are gaining popularity as more districts implement them for teachers to select, learn and demonstrate their strengths and skills. While not a substitute for more robust professional learning, these programs can be tailored to any aspect of […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies, News

Ed Dept proposes easier access to federal funds for religious schools, emphasizes school prayer

January 17, 2020

Via: Education Dive

Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos said in a press release she hopes the reinforcement of old guidelines and changes in grant requirements will “protect the constitutional rights of students, teachers, and faith-based institutions” and “level the playing field” between public […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Report: NYC schools remain segregated even within diverse districts

January 7, 2020

Via: Education Dive

Though racial, ethnic and socioeconomic segregation between districts in New York City and in other urban districts nationwide is well-documented, this study shows segregation within school districts is also a problem. Even within fairly diverse school districts, many schools’ student […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Administrators embrace instructional leadership through teaching

January 6, 2020

Via: Education Dive

Instructional leadership is the idea that principals and administrators should shift away from their managerial roles toward leadership that focuses on building a community of learners, in turn sharing those managerial responsibilities with others. Principals should be visible and accessible, […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Using gamification to improve schoolwide behavior

December 26, 2019

Via: eSchool News

Now that online games have become so popular among K-12 students, school and district administrators can use gamification techniques to create a positive school climate and encourage positive behavior by individual students who have differing needs. Shawn Young, co-founder and […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

5 tips to help students feel connected on campus

December 5, 2019

Via: eCampus News

Students who report a strong sense of belonging at their college or university typically do better in school, and a new survey points to five key steps schools can take to support students’ mental health and success. This sense of […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Texas likely to expand ethnic studies curriculum with African American history course

December 3, 2019

Via: Education Dive

While more states are implementing ethnic studies curricula as part of a growing effort around inclusivity and diversity in education, some face an uphill battle with opposing views over what can be politically charged topics. California, for example, is notably […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Economics, Education Strategies

Report on Accountability and Higher Ed’s ‘Triad’

November 19, 2019

Via: Inside Higher Ed

A new report from New America recommends a wide range of changes to higher education’s regulatory triad, the three primary types of regulators for the industry: accreditors, state agencies and the U.S. Department of Education. These regulatory bodies are failing […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Strategies for culturally responsive teaching

November 7, 2019

Via: eSchool News

A critical topic for schools and communities–and most importantly, our students–is how teachers nurture ALL students, create a sense of belonging, and keep educational standards high. Only then can students, especially immigrant students and students of color, meet their potential […]