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5 questions to ask your child’s primary school teacher – Part I

This post is for those of you who, like me, have children in primary school or children who are about to enter primary school. It’s worth knowing …

School launches new mentoring program for English learners

ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — A colorful chart on the wall of the English as a New Language classroom in Beardsley Elementary School shows the six levels of English proficiency with a challenge to students above it: "How far will you climb this year?"<p>Paper cutouts labeled with student initials are hung …

Emily Talmage: B.F. Skinner and Competency Based Education

Emily Talmage lives in Maine, where she blogs about the latest fads to “reform” American education. In this post, she shows the relationship between …

Pedagogy

New report from Scholastic confirms the importance of school libraries and librarians | On Our Minds

“The modern school librarian plays many roles within a school and is an invaluable resource for literacy instruction, the integration of technology …

Innovation: What Does it Really Mean in Schools?

<b>“Learning in most conventional education settings is a passive experience: The students listen. But at the most innovative schools, classes are</b> …

Pedagogy

Watch a Genius Teacher Use the Whip/NaeNae to Help Kids Learn

Now watch them learn, learn.<p>When Kelli Littlejohn visited her son's third-grade classroom to watch a standard vocabulary lesson, she was greeted with the most adorable version of teaching I've ever seen.<p>The third graders performed a song and dance to Silentó's "Whip/Nae Nae," but replaced the words …