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Forest Lake Elementary School
What makes this a SCHOOL THAT WORKS
How Differentiated Instruction and Formative Assessment Work at Forest Lake Elementary
Educators leverage technology to tap into learning styles, and use frequent formative assessments to determine the needs of each student.
Use Formative Assessment to Differentiate Instruction
Educators use frequent formative assessments to determine the needs of each student at Forest Lake Elementary School.
What Works for Differentiating Instruction in Elementary Schools
How you can start personalizing learning in 5 minutes, 5 days, 5 weeks, 5 months, and beyond.
NASA Resources Enrich STEM Curricula at Forest Lake Elementary
Being a NASA Explorer School allows Forest Lake Elementary to deepen the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) curricula with technology tools and resources.
Fundraising Tips from Forest Lake
How the South Carolina elementary school secured an eye-popping set of technology tools.
Tech-Fueled Differentiated Instruction Engages Elementary School Students
At Forest Lake Elementary School, in Columbia, South Carolina, achievement has soared since educators started using new technology to personalize the learning experience for each student.
Principal Kappy Cannon Steck Fosters Technology Innovation and Teamwork
Principal Kappy Cannon Steck encourages master teachers to innovate with new technologies and work together to share their skills with the entire staff.
Technology Provides Parents a Window on the Classroom by Linking Home to School
At Forest Lake Elementary, parents stay informed and participate in their child's education with assignment trackers, student blogs, and other online learning tools.
Downloads and Resources from Forest Lake Elementary
Free tools, reading lists, web links and other resources to help bring differentiated instruction to your school.
Ten Tips for Personalized Learning via Technology
To challenge and support each child at his or her own level, the educators of Forest Lake Elementary deploy a powerful array of digital-technology tools. Discover what your school can learn.