Heather K Perkinson

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Why Flipped Classrooms Fail

<i>“I tried Peer Instruction and it didn’t work.”</i><p>As a champion of the popular flipped learning method developed by Eric Mazur, this phrase always hits …

Teaching Higher: Educators’ Perspectives on Common Core Implementation

Now that the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) has resolved the struggle over the federal role in education, leaders in the remaining Common Core …

Education

A New Vision to Personalize Writing Instruction

Technology in School<p>A New Vision to Personalize Writing Instruction<p>By Tony Wan     Nov 23, 2015<p>Shutterstock<p>If there are exceptions to Malcolm …

Great New Video: “When People Make Mistakes Their Brains Grow, More Than When They Got Work Right”

Jo Boaler, a math professor at Stanford, recently released this great video. Though it talks about math, it would be a good one to show to any class …

High School

Growth mindset guru Carol Dweck says teachers and parents often use her research incorrectly

Stanford psychology professor Carol Dweck has become something of a cult figure in education and parenting circles. Her research into boosting …

Pedagogy

Larry Ferlazzo: Metacognition, Learning Strategies And Student Autonomy

Submitted 1 month 2 weeks ago by Larry Ferlazzo.In this post, Larry Ferlazzo looks at activities that can help to raise awareness among students of …

Teaching

Are We Getting Smarter about Ed Tech?

What's Not Working<p>Meanwhile, our existing educational technology has failed to produce desired learning outcomes, according to a recent international …

Education Technology