Create an effective class opener. Introduce topics using multiple representations. Solve the problems many ways. Show the application. Have students communicate their reasoning. Finish class with a summary. For the full article, please visit the link below. https://www.edutopia.org/blog/ways-help-students-understand-math-matthew-beyranevand
It’s well-known that there are large disparities in achievement between various groups of students of different socioeconomic backgrounds, races and ethnicities, and locations. While the overall national graduation rate is the highest it’s ever been, many groups of students still struggle to reach that goal and fall well short of the national average. This 2014… Continue reading 6 Interesting Facts About the Effect of Teachers
Not a week goes by without a national news story proclaiming the latest sins of a public school teacher. People love to like, share, and comment on any story that exposes even the smallest wrongdoing on the part of an educator. I get it, I do. “Teacher Gives Own Time and Money to Buy Supplies… Continue reading 6 Facts People Should Know About Teachers.
Stats about Technology transforming learning: 50% of students ages 10 to 18 go online for homework help at least once a week 75% of students ages 5-7 regularly use technology to play educational games students who study on mobile devices spend 40 minutes more per week studying than those who don't. Stats about Technology transforming… Continue reading Amazing facts about how technology is transforming education.
The past five years have seen a tremendous boom in education technology (“ed-tech”) startups that are pushing the boundaries of online and hybrid content delivery and learning experiences.Unsurprisingly, investments in education technology have more than quadrupled from the time I founded my first edtech startup in 1998. For the full article, please visit the link… Continue reading To empower students, let’s bring interactive learning tools into the classroom
INCORPORATE SOME MYSTERY INTO YOUR LESSONS DO NOT REPEAT CLASSROOM MATERIAL CREATE CLASSROOM GAMES GIVE STUDENTS CHOICES UTILIZE TECHNOLOGY DON'T TAKE TEACHING SO SERIOUSLY MAKE LESSONS INTERACTIVE RELATE MATERIAL TO STUDENTS' LIVES FLIP YOUR LESSONS THINK OUTSIDE OF THE BOX To read more about this article, please checkout the link below. https://www.thoughtco.com/ways-to-keep-your-class-interesting-4061719
It All Starts With The Intro! We’ve all heard how important first impressions are, people say you can only make one first impression. But, the way I see it, you can make a good first impression every time you enter the class. The better you are at that first impression in every session, the more… Continue reading 3 Strategies to Keep Your Students Waiting for Science Class
To Each His Own: Each individual learns in a different way. A learning style is the person’s learning preference. Knowing about your child’s learning style has several advantages, it helps him learn more effectively, increase achievement and be more creative and productive. There are three main styles of learning which are visual, auditory, and kinesthetic.… Continue reading Show, Don’t Tell!
It’s that time of the year again; nervousness, stress, and anxiety fill up your household. Your child has exams and it is simply nerve wracking to all parties involved. You get mixed up between caring and empathizing, being strict and demanding study time. You realise your child should be studying and testing his knowledge for… Continue reading Passing with Flying Colors
Addicted to Screens: Although internet addiction is yet to be a clinical disorder, we cannot deny the fact that it is becoming an epidemic among youngsters. Addiction aside, a much broader concern that begs awareness is the risk that screen time is creating subtle damage even in children with “regular” exposure, considering that the average… Continue reading Play My Way to the Rescue!