Jessica Gagne

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How to Design a School That Prioritizes Kindness and Caring

Countless schools across the nation strive to make character a feature of education. Whether through classes on social-emotional learning, …

Teaching

There’s Nothing Personal About Big Tech and Education

“When we talk about change — when we tell stories about technological change — we must consider how technologies, particularly modern technologies …

Scaffolding Grit

I would argue that without passion or interest in a topic, grit is difficult to cultivate in oneself, and even harder to teach. It can feel nearly …

New Hampshire teachers are testing out new ways to measure learning

JUNE 27, 2017 CONCORD AND ROCHESTER, N.H.—Just outside Concord High School, a delivery truck has spilled its chemical supplies.<p>The students' mission: Investigate the properties of the spill and develop a detailed plan to clean it up safely.<p>Teenagers wearing safety goggles squat down, sucking up …

Classroom Instruction Resources Of The Week

Each week, I publish a post or two containing three or four particularly useful resources on classroom instruction, and you can see them all …

Quora: How Will Education Change In 25 Years?

<i>Quora Questions are part of a partnership between</i> Newsweek <i>and Quora, through which we'll be posting relevant and interesting answers from Quora</i> …

Three Principles for Math Teachers

• <b>Know the Big Ideas of Mathematics that are in your Curriculum</b><p>“Teacher, know thy curriculum”. Know it well. Know it backwards and forwards. I mean …

Autism and the workplace: Adults with autism are the fastest growing group among the neurodiverse workforces

<b>Young creative business people working in the office late in the afternoon. (Getty/xavierarnau)</b><p>Many of the employment challenges faced by adults with autism reflect the challenges most workers will face<p>Michael S. Bernick • Richard Holden<p>July 2, 2017 10:30am (UTC)<p>Excerpted with permission from “The …

Autism

Ed Tech Digest

Three years ago, in another somewhat futile attempt to reduce the backlog of resources I want to share, I began this occasional “Ed Tech Digest” post …