Kathryn O'Donoghue

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School & Learning

Our community shares small classroom changes that make a big impact for kids with dyslexia.<p>Sally Hawkins, nominated for an Oscar for her performance …

Curiosity: It Helps Us Learn, But Why?

How does a sunset work? We love to look at one, but Jolanda Blackwell wanted her eighth-graders to really think about it, to wonder and question.<p>So Blackwell, who teaches science at Oliver Wendell Holmes Junior High in Davis, Calif., had her students watch a video of a sunset on YouTube as part of …

Asking Kids With Special Needs To Clear The Same Bar

Jackson Ellis will soon head to fourth grade. Diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder, he's been receiving publicly funded services since he was 15 months old. Jackson's mother, Rebecca Ellis, a single parent, has made education advocacy her career. She's fighting to make sure her son gets the help …

Special Education

Every child is different. One child may need more support learning to read than her classmate, and another may “get” math concepts better when he has …

When public school falls short for special needs kids

I am the proud parent of a bright, creative, and unique daughter with learning disabilities. Like many children with high-incidence disabilities, my …

Education

Using Multimedia to Support Reading Instruction

Overview:<p><b>As students advance through the grades and encounter more complex texts, they may need additional supports to meet the high expectations set</b> …

How to Create Social Media Guidelines for Your School

1. Examine Your School Culture<p>When setting out on this journey, it is important to understand the prevailing beliefs about social media in your …

Public Relations

Social Media in Education: Resource Toolkit

Resources by Topic:<p>Creating Social Media Guidelines<p>Davis, in the first half of a pro-and-con discussion about social media in the classroom, …

Social Media Guidelines

And it isn't just teens. The #1 social network for kids under the age of 13 is Club Penguin. It is visited more times each day than the New York …

Social Media