Photos: Classrooms That Really Move

These traveling art studios, science labs, and greenhouses are reducing barriers to access by meeting students where they are.

Standards-Aligned Genius Hour

Give your students a chance to follow their own interests with projects that meet state standards.

UNESCO chief deplores destruction of iconic mosque and minaret in Iraq’s Mosul

The head of the United Nations cultural agency today deplored the destruction of historic religious architecture in Iraq’s Mosul city by Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL/Da’esh) fighters.

Millions could escape poverty by finishing secondary education, says UN cultural agency

While a new United Nations study shows that the global poverty rate could be more than halved if all adults completed secondary school, data show high out-of-school rates in many countries, making it likely that education completion levels will remain …

Using Clickers? A Note of Caution

A new study shows that the popular edtech devices can improve fact retention but hinder deeper understanding.

9 Strategies for Motivating Students in Mathematics

Keep your high school math students engaged with these techniques.

Projects That Have Been Put to the Test

A team of researchers created and tested four social studies units that improved achievement among students in high-poverty schools. See how they did it—and download their curriculum.

New Study Shows the Impact of PBL on Student Achievement

Researchers in Michigan show that project-based learning in high-poverty communities can produce statistically significant gains in social studies and informational reading.

Deeper Learning: A Collaborative Classroom Is Key

Teach students how to listen and ask good questions with these exercises designed to scaffold deep, meaningful collaboration.

Teachers: Summer Reading to Cultivate Your Emotional Resilience

Immerse yourself in these books to renew yourself for the coming school year.

1 2 18 19