Lisa White

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Teen Engagement in Learning Starts With Respect

But adolescents can be uniquely frustrating to many adults. The challenging developmental tasks of separating from adults and seeking their own …

Pedagogy

How Moxie Can Help Students Succeed

In order to have moxie, one must possess positivity, purpose, and volition.<p>Positivity<p>Being positive has been shown to "enhance our relationships, …

Pedagogy

Make Fuzzy Concepts Clear With Tech

Robots and Empathy<p>Anyone who has worked to get high school students to understand a different time and place through literature knows this struggle, …

Teaching

New Resource Guide Helps Undocumented Students Achieve Their Dreams

On Tuesday, October 20, 2015, the U.S. Department of Education released a resource guide to support undocumented students in high school and college. …

Girls Against the World, Scientifically Speaking

It was fun and a little nerdy. It was also nothing like the school projects I remember. I was eager to work with girls in this age range, because …

UX Design

Should We Learn To Write Cursive? An Education Expert Weighs In

"Why do we have to learn how to do something we’ll never use in the real world?"<p>I’ve always thought that if I learned anything from cursive lessons in elementary school, it was the art of persuasion.<p>When my second grade teacher, Mrs. Hasselhoff, let me and my fellow students know that it was time …

Live Video Is The New Clickbait

The arms race for eyeballs online has a new weapon: live video streaming, a la Meerkat and Periscope.<p>This type of content is innately ephemeral. Blink and you’ll miss the stream. It absolutely demands you break away and gawp RIGHT NOW. It monopolizes your attention given its fleeting duration.<p>Plus …

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