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Category: Education Strategies


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies, News

The push to put robotics in rural schools

July 5, 2019

Via: eSchool News

Rural schools in the United States face challenges many of their suburban counterparts couldn’t fathom. For example, access to challenging and engaging STEM courses such as robotics and coding is not as prevalent in rural schools as it is in […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies, Educational Forms, Formal Education

The Moral Implications of Social and Emotional Learning – by Frederick Hess

July 3, 2019

Via: Education Next

I’ve hosted a number of sessions about social and emotional learning (SEL) over the past six months, and one question that’s repeatedly come up is whether SEL is ultimately an attempt to repackage traditional virtues in therapeutic, pedagogical garb so […]


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

What’s Next? Check Out These Upcoming K-12 Edtech Events in 2019-2020

July 3, 2019

Via: Ed Surge

For many educators, summer is a season filled with activities—vacations, outdoor time, sporting events and camps … summer school. It may also provide an opportunity to relax, recharge and reflect. Midway through the year, many people ask themselves: What have […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

New endowment tax rules explain which colleges will be impacted — and how

July 2, 2019

Via: Education Dive

The proposed regulations lay out which institutions will have to pay the new levy and how their assets and income will be taxed. Income affected colleges would be taxed on includes that from interest, dividends and rentals. The Internal Revenue […]


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

Community liaisons help schools reach out to parents of color

July 1, 2019

Via: Education Dive

Past efforts to increase engagement in the schools among minority parents include the Mexican American Defense and Education Fund teaming up with the National Education Association to launch the Minority Parent and Community Engagement initiative. In their report, they noted […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies, Educational Forms, Informal learning

Montana school officials revise plan to identify autism

June 19, 2019

Via: Education Week

Montana public school officials are revising their plan to create a checklist to identify children with autism amid criticism that the proposal was too restrictive and could misidentify some students. The revised proposal released earlier this month by the state […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies, Educational Forms, Formal Education

6 STEAM education resources for any classroom

June 18, 2019

Via: eSchool News

STEAM education has become monumentally important in classrooms, and for good reason–the skills students learn in STEAM classes and programs can help prepare them for advanced education classes, training programs, and the workforce. A focus on STEAM education doesn’t mean […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Principals, teachers prioritize social-emotional skills for students

May 30, 2019

Via: Education Dive

Almost three-fourths of principals say developing students’ social and emotional skills is either their school’s top priority or one of the top goals, according to new results from the American Educator Panels, an ongoing project of the RAND Corp. The […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Diverse role models mold the futures students envision

May 29, 2019

Via: Education Dive

Giving students role models that can inspire them is crucial to their ability to visualize their future. Role models must also reflect what students themselves look like as well, from race to gender, in order to counter stereotypes long presented […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies, Educational Stages, Preschool and Primary

Inviting dads to schools boosts parent involvement, classroom initiatives

May 13, 2019

Via: Education Dive

The benefits of parental involvement in a child’s education are undeniable. However, getting parents involved in the school community can be a challenge. Busy parents can be too tied up in their work and other schedules to make time to […]