When Schools Forgo Grades: An Experiment In Internal Motivation

When teachers don’t give grades they find it completely changes the focus of learning in their classrooms.

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Language and Communication Skills That Make all the Difference for Kindergarten

Kids learn oral communication skills by practicing with one another and adults. Based on the work of Audrey Prince, kindergarten teacher Devin Walsh offers several steps that have worked in her…

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What Can Japan’s Education System Teach The U.S. About Equity?

Japanese leaders intentionally funnel more resources and better teachers to communities that need them the most.

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Discovering Better Ways to Learn as an Adult

It’s easy to revert to old habits to learn something new, but author Ulrich Boser applied what he learned from research and tried some techniques with his young daughters to great success.

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Can Minecraft Camp Help Open Up The Tech World To Low-Income Kids?

Minecraft is touted for its educational possibilities. But is that potential really accessible to all?

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How a School Ditched Awards and Assemblies to Refocus on Kids and Learning

When a school got rid of “student-of-the-month” assemblies and prizes for the best-performing students, individuals were able to see for themselves the accomplishments that gave them pride.

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For Teachers Who Dread Math, Finding a Better Way

After noticing teachers’ anxiety around teaching math, educator Tracey Johnston Zager traveled around the country to observe effective math teachers for her book, “Becoming the Math Teacher You Wish…

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What’s The Middle Ground Between Grammar And Voice When Teaching Writing?

Teachers often aren’t taught how to teach effective writing skills, which has led to two very different approaches in classrooms and a debate over how much focus should be given to writing solid…

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Autism Symptoms are Less Obvious in Girls and May Lead to Underdiagnosis

Girls are much less likely to be diagnosed with autism, but that may be because the signs of the disorder are different than in boys. And girls may be missing out on help as a result.

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Guess What? We’re All Born With Mathematical Abilities

Kids who start school behind in math tend to stay behind. But could early predictors in preschool help educators put them on a path to success?

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