A student shares her insights into the most important skill you can teach. (Hint: It’s not perseverance.)
Start with yourself. Model what it means to be a lifelong learner.
Two Rivers Public Charter School fosters critical thinkers through arts integration, a protocol for critique, and problem-based learning.
Teach your students the recipe for success: taking risks, making mistakes, and integrating critical feedback.
Develop your students' ability to self-assess by showing them examples of mastery, equipping them with technical vocabulary, and providing them with opportunities to practice peer critique.
Learn how New Mexico School for the Arts structures, schedules, and staffs daily support seminars to make their students college and career ready.
Learn to access the right data: the why (why do your students not get it?) and the how (how can you reteach content to stick?).
Beginning with a central question and driven by curiosity and personal passions, science students at Casey Middle seek answers through research, experimentation, and data analysis.
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.
Responsive Classroom techniques, such as relationship-building morning meetings and engaging student-led activities, get students focused and ready to learn.
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 The College Preparatory School in Oakland, California, have provided these resources and tools for collaborative learning.
Critical thinking, risk taking, and collaboration are just some of the areas where Bates Middle School educators report big improvements since integrating the arts.
As a growing body of research points to positive outcomes from meditation in schools, programs are spreading across the country.