Allison Brohawn

11 Flips | 1 Magazine | @AllisonBrohawn | Graduate Student, aspiring Professional School Counselor

American Institutes for Research

Report<p>Boy-in-wheelchair-at-desk-486095072-245x163-crop.jpg<p>Fulfilling the Promise of IDEA<p>In the 40+ years since the Individuals with Disabilities …

Education

When Older Students Can't Read

By: Louisa Moats<p>Since 1996, state and federal reading initiatives have focused on the problem of reading failure at kindergarten and the primary …

Pedagogy

Mindset | The Mindsets

Mindsets are beliefs—beliefs about yourself and your most basic qualities. Think about your intelligence, your talents, your personality. Are these …

A Reason to Read: Driving Deep Analysis

1a<p>Initiate and participate effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one on one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on …

In The Media: Expanding Students' Experience with Academic Vocabulary

<i>When students learn conceptually challenging academic vocabulary words in school, do students notice them beyond school, or do they tune into the new</i> …

Teaching

Body Language: Engage & Motivate

Lesson ObjectiveUse body language to engage and motivate your studentsLength3 minQuestions to ConsiderWhat signals does your body language send to …

Making Connections to Motivate Student Learning

Thought starters<p>How does connecting learning to students' interests help to motivate students?<br>• Why is making connections for students important for …

Teaching

Student and Family Engagement: The Missing Piece of the Education Reform Puzzle

Engagement & School Reform<p>Current efforts to improve the achievement of students in our nation's public schools represent the most significant reform …

Education

Teacher Practices that Impact Reading Motivation

Introduction<p>Almost all agree that some amount of reading is vital to becoming a good reader. Expertise does not arise without active participation. …