Through being reflective about your own teaching practices, model and guide students toward a more reflective approach to their projects, grades, actions, and reactions.
Help your students develop a growth mindset through fostering student agency and active learning, student-led meetings, low-stakes writing assignments, team problem solving, and honest reflection.
At University Park Campus School, students learn through group work that they have something to contribute.
Through fostering critical thinking and academic expression, University Park Campus School helps students to find, develop, and own their voice.
At Hood River Middle School, local experts make student learning come to life.
Hood River Middle School collaborates on projects across subjects to make learning relevant, connected, and engaging.
"All I needed during middle school was to feel a part of something, and connecting to my community brought me that." -- Grace Whitmore, Hood River Middle School alumna
At Bates Middle School in Annapolis, Maryland, arts integration has helped raise student achievement, in conjunction with other key best practices.
Whether it's an app or a piece of paper, exit tickets are quick, ungraded assessments of how you're teaching and what students need from you next.
Training, consistency, and trust are keys to successfully implementing a meditation program in school.
Mix teacher collaboration and innovative leadership with a big dose of differentiated instruction and you get Mesquite Elementary's winning recipe.
Educators at New York's School of the Future have enjoyed great success at teaching and assessing their students. Both efforts are squarely focused on student understanding of fundamental concepts and real-life learning. Making these efforts...
Educators from Maine have shared details about their administration, school culture, professional development, and curriculum -- materials you may adapt for your class, school, or school district.
When teachers began asking for time to work with students in small groups, Humboldt Elementary found the time for them.