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Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

How to prepare new teachers for virtual learning

September 12, 2022

Via: eSchool News

While the pandemic accelerated the demand for virtual learning, it’s clear that online pedagogy is now an integral part of an educator’s toolbox. As part of this shift to hybrid or virtual learning models, today’s educators face a new set […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

5 learning strategies that are here to stay

December 28, 2021

Via: eSchool News

In 2020, students, teachers, and parents made an extraordinary pivot to distance learning with no preparation at all. From the district perspective, investments have been made in technology and infrastructure that may not have been made otherwise. We all gained […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

How did COVID impact STEM instruction?

November 11, 2021

Via: eCampus News

COVID ushered forth a dramatic and immediate change in learning–namely, a massive pivot to online learning. Faced with closing physical campus classrooms, colleges and universities took quick stock of their online capabilities in order to sustain learning. And now, with […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

5 learning strategies that are here to stay

August 6, 2021

Via: eSchool News

In 2020, students, teachers, and parents made an extraordinary pivot to distance learning with no preparation at all. From the district perspective, investments have been made in technology and infrastructure that may not have been made otherwise. We all gained […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

5 ways to boost student engagement with STEM learning strategies

June 8, 2021

Via: eSchool News

As educators, we are always trying to find ways for all students to achieve success. Research has shown us that students who are engaged in learning are more likely to be successful. So how do we know when students are […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

20 Collaborative Learning Tips And Strategies For Teachers

May 21, 2018

Via: TeachThought

There is an age old adage that says “two heads are better than one.” Consider collaboration in recent history: Watson and Crick or Page and Brin (Founders of Google). But did you know it was a collaborative Computer Club about […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Why Instructional Design Must Focus on Learning Outcomes, Not Learning Activities

March 24, 2017

Via: Ed Surge

It’s no secret that kids learn better when teachers provide learning activities that keep them engaged. Teachers work tirelessly to plan engaging lessons that capture and keep the interests of their students, thereby making content more accessible. However, teachers continue […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Empowering Educators Means Decoding Adaptive Learning

March 21, 2017

Via: Ed Surge

With the rapid growth of blended learning and technology more generally in schools, asking if educational software is capable of adapting to students’ needs is commonplace. Teachers are increasingly attempting to reach each of their students who have distinct learning […]


Continuous Development, Educational Forms

When Tech Meets Project-Based Learning

June 23, 2016

Via: Ed Surge

Almost 20 years ago, when Paul Curtis was a social studies teacher at the just-opened New Technology High School in Napa, Calif., there wasn’t much “tech” to support project-based learning. “We didn’t even give the kids email addresses back then,” […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

6 Steps to Make Math Personal—Tech Makes It Possible, Teachers Make It Happen

June 15, 2016

Via: Ed Surge

Even after teaching for a decade, Pamela Baack found herself battling the calendar as she tried to keep her students on track. “We were always on someone else’s pace, not our kids’ pace,” says Baack, who teaches at the Bella […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Against ‘Personalized Learning’

May 31, 2016

Via: Ed Surge

A couple of years ago, Benjamin Riley kicked up a fuss with a blog post provocatively titled “Don’t Personalize Learning.” Personalized learning, of course, is a very popular notion; as he slyly noted, it’s “a head-nodder phrase”: But this apparently benign […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

When Kids Have Structure for Thinking, Better Learning Emerges

March 31, 2016

Via: MindShift

Amidst the discussions about content standards, curriculum and teaching strategies, it’s easy to lose sight of the big goals behind education, like giving students tools to deepen their quantitative and qualitative understanding of the world. Teaching for understanding has always been […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

The Elusive ‘F Word’ in Personalized Learning

March 17, 2016

Via: Ed Surge

If you’re reading this, you’ve probably heard a school or organization say some flavor of this when asked how they use technology or personalize learning in their classroom: “We offer blended, data-driven instruction led by guides-on-the-side who use adaptive online […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Looking to Design Your Own School? AltSchool Launches Partner Program ‘AltSchool Open’

March 11, 2016

Via: Ed Surge

AltSchool, the San Francisco-based startup that’s captured headlines for creating a chain of unique “microschools” and backed by more than $100 million in venture capital, is taking the next big step: opening up its resources and software to partner school […]