Brooke Korch

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My Top 10 Ways to Encourage Reading at Home and in School (4-1)

<i>You may know me from my latest book, It’s Not Complicated, my classroom libraries or my work in schools as a literacy expert. I’m excited this year</i> …

Learning Soul Mates: Vocabulary and Comprehension - Corwin Connect

Vocabulary and comprehension are soul mates! They go together like cheese and crackers, bread and jam, friendship and trust.<p>The more words students …

What is the key to improving literacy levels - the right teacher or the right program?

When the Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority published their list of “big improvers” from the 2014 national literacy and …

Teaching

New study shows that vast majority of Teach for America teachers plan to leave the classroom

A new study, conducted by Mathematica Policy Research indicates that the much-debated Teach for America program (TFA) is not creating more effective …

Everyday Essential Apps for Education

Long are the days of being tethered to a desktop or having to carry a marble notebook in my bag.<p>These days, technology has changed the way I do the …

Education Technology

Flipped Classroom Methodology - GoConqr

<b>What is Flipped Classroom Methodology?</b><p>The flipped classroom methodology of learning has shown us that technology will never remove the need for …

Four Ways to Support Your School’s Digital Transformation

Community<p>Four Ways to Support Your School’s Digital Transformation<p>By Erin Klein and Thomas C. Murray     Mar 11, 2015<p>Tom Murray<p>Digital learning is an …

Education Technology

The revolution that could change the way your child is taught

The video does not seem remarkable on first viewing. A title informs us that we are watching Ashley Hinton, a teacher at Vailsburg Elementary, a school in Newark, New Jersey. Hinton, a blonde woman in a colourful silk scarf, stands before a class of eight- and nine-year-old boys and girls, almost …

Education

10 Principles Tackle Appropriate Use of Student Data

Policy & Privacy<p>A lengthy list of educational organizations has signed on to support a new set of principles for protecting and guiding the use of …

Education Technology