A comprehensive view of what makes a good student includes measuring their growth over a school year in factors both measurable and unmeasurable.
It is fascinating to see how a simple SEL (social-emotional learning) tool can create a powerful impact on young learners’ minds. "A Handful of Quiet: Happiness in Four Pebbles" teaches learners about the importance of things like space, flowers, water, and mountains, and teaches them ways to use these things to help them develop emotional awareness.
An explanation with resources of some very common science misconceptions and guidance for teachers and parents surrounding proper terminology and ideas.
PreK teacher Andrea Davis on her experience coaching Differentiated Instruction in Harvard's Graduate School of Education summer course.
A new teacher, a new classroom, new classmates, or a new school are big adjustments for children. Here are some ideas to help them (and YOU) start the new school year right.