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Category: Education Strategies


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Study: High-pressure school mandates eventually stall gains

August 15, 2018

Via: Education Dive

The researchers on the NCLB study maintain that the way the Every Student Succeeds Act is structured gives it greater potential to improve long-term outcomes — but only if performance requirements come along with additional support for educators. Indeed, the […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

How an Indiana school district is closing learning gaps, raising student achievement

August 13, 2018

Via: Education Dive

Although the most recent Nation’s Report Card from the National Assessment of Educational Progress indicates that less than half of students are at or above proficiency in all subjects, we have the opportunity to shift the culture of constant test […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

New approaches needed to prepare students for unknown careers

August 9, 2018

Via: Education Dive

One of the primary responsibilities of educators is to prepare students for future careers, a task that is increasingly difficult in the current changing landscape. Not only is the workplace changing, but the nature of innovation—and human nature—means that most […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Blended learning models can benefit students in juvenile jails

August 6, 2018

Via: Education Dive

While most schools are looking at alternative forms of discipline in efforts to disrupt the “school-to-prison” pipeline, such as restorative justice practices, there are still circumstances where time in a juvenile justice facility is warranted. Though these students may be […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

How to best serve Latino students

August 2, 2018

Via: Education Dive

Studies show that the growing racial disparities in higher education occur amongst not only student populations, but faculty members and administration as well. This may have serious implications on the success of racial and ethnic minorities who may also be […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies, Education Tech

These Educators Are Using Personalized Learning to Think Differently About Teaching

August 2, 2018

Via: Ed Surge

The familiar comment on education is that it hasn’t changed in a hundred years. However, pioneering educators have been thinking more critically about what schools should look like and how we can better cater to the needs of all students […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Delinquency levels high for HBCU loan program

August 1, 2018

Via: Education Dive

The GAO and a group of Democratic legislators have suggested that the Education Department should modify the program and do more outreach to public universities, which could expand it. Only 13 of the participating schools are public institutions. The GAO […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies, Educational Stages, Higher Education

How institutions can continue to attract international students

July 5, 2018

Via: Education Dive

Statistics supplied by the Council of Graduate Schools in 2018 show that for the first time since fall 2003 there has been a decline in graduate student enrollment. The organization said specifically, applications from prospective international graduate students declined by […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

How to Create a School Culture Where Teachers Lead Innovation

June 14, 2018

Via: Ed Surge

Teachers have awesome ideas but it can be challenging for school systems to surface them and turn them into reality. In my previous column, I looked at two school systems that created structures that did just that. Gwinnett County Public […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

The One-Teacher, One-Classroom Model Needs an Upgrade. Here’s What’s Next.

May 24, 2018

Via: Ed Surge

Emerging school models are supposed to ease the transition to personalized and blended instruction—or at least make it possible. But new ways of teaching like station rotation and fluid-schedule flex models can hit a snag when they run up against […]