Building a Student-Centered School; School Buses Reimagined; Attention-Building Practices; New Supreme Court Decision; ELL Through Photography |

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Edutopia
April 26, 2017

Four videos highlighting student-led learning

Birmingham Covington: Building a Student-Centered School

Educators take on the role of guides and motivate students to direct their own learning.



Old buses become mobile learning spaces
Credit: Madde Gnauck

Climb Aboard: School Buses Reimagined

Mobile greenhouses, art studios, and makerspaces are traveling to underserved kids across the nation—salvaging vulnerable school programs and leveling the playing field to access.



Sixteen brain-centered techniques you can use today.
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Energy and Calm: Brain Breaks and Focused-Attention Practices

Tips for activating your students' prefrontal cortex prior to learning, so their neural circuitry is ready for complex problem solving and emotional regulation.



Good news for students with IEPs
Credit: twenty20.com/@jessika12180

New Supreme Court Decision Benefits Students With IEPs

A lawyer breaks down the jargon around the recent Endrew F. v. Douglas County School District ruling and shows how it benefits students.



An accessible and culturally responsive approach

Literacy Through Photography for English-Language Learners

Learn how photography can be a fun, differentiated tool to support literacy standards.





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