Tom Hagan

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Men in Blazers MLS Pod Special: Earnie Stewart

Rog talks with USMNT legend and Philadelphia Union sporting director Earnie Stewart about the Union's football philosophy, the evolution of the …

American Soccer

What's It Like to Teach Middle School Science Online?

First Person<p>—Image via Flickr user U.S. Army Corps of Engineering Europe District, under Creative Commons.<p>“How do you teach middle school science …

Welcome to SAIL

The K-3 SAIL Story

This past week I had the pleasure of sharing the beta year of the SAIL K-3 story at ISTE. While I presented several times over the conference, this …

Pedagogy

Empowering Your Student to Succeed

Enrollment Is Open<p>Apply today for the 2018–2019 school year!<p>School Comes First!<p>Good attendance helps students do well. Start Strong!<p>Help for …

High School

“Ask your mom before you use her good cake pan for that!”

• Read more about “Ask your mom before you use her good cake pan for that!”<b><br>Teaching Middle School Science Online</b><i>“How do you teach middle school science</i> …

Teaching

So you want to flip your class...

School starts, for most of us, within four weeks. What that means is that many teachers are starting to gear up, and have begun to plan their …

Teaching

Seven Things to do this Summer to Prepare for Your Flipped Class

Summer is just around the corner, and teachers are both grieving and celebrating the end of the school year. For me, the end of a school year was …

Education Technology

Ready to Flip: Three Ways to Hold Students Accountable for Pre-Class Work

One of the most frequent questions faculty ask about the flipped classroom model is: “How do you encourage students to actually do the pre-class work …

Five Ways to Motivate Unprepared Students in the Flipped Classroom

In the previous article “Ready to Flip: Three Ways to Hold Students Accountable for Pre-Class Work,” I mentioned that one of the most frequently …

Teaching

Five Time-Saving Strategies for the Flipped Classroom

A few months ago, I heard a podcast by Michael Hyatt, a best-selling author and speaker who helps clients excel in their personal and professional …

Education Technology

YouTube

9th Grade Latin: Flipped Classroom

Beginning Latin<p>Today you will be learning the very basics of Latin in order to get you started with the language.<p>Beginning Latin Screen Cast<p>Check out …

So ... let's talk about the in-class flip

I think this is one of the biggest fault lines in the #flipclass community. <br>Some adamant advocates insist that students should watch the videos …

Teaching

3 Arguments in Favor of the In-class Flip

Whenever I train teachers on the Flipped Classroom Model, I’m always asked the same questions. “What do you do if your students do not complete the …

Teaching

iScoil: A virtual school for a new class of student

Pupils aged 13-16 for whom mainstream school hasn’t worked out can join online education tool iScoil, which is tailored to individual students’ …

Central Banks

The reality of virtual schools | Parenting

Jason’s local high school was a scary place. In fact, the slight, quiet sophomore believed his life was in danger there. To add insult to injury, the …

Education

Online Charter School K12 Hit With $169M Settlement For False Advertising Allegations

For years now, for-profit colleges have come under fire from federal and state lawmakers and investigators over allegedly misleading and deceiving …

refugees And The Fall Of The Roman Empire

<b>The Fall Of Rome Began With The Abuse Of Refugees by Harrison Searles, Foundation For Economic Education</b><p>Some people have compared the migrant crisis …

Libraries, theaters and baths in the Roman Empire, 1st and 2nd century

Libraries, theaters and baths in the Roman Empire, 1st and 2nd century.

Virtual schools are booming. Who’s paying attention?

Millions of kids, some as young as 5, now get their schooling online. Just one problem: Nobody knows how well it works.<p>My nephew’s senior year in high school is already different from mine in any number of ways—the iPhones, the Facebook account, an online encyclopedia of college essay ideas. But …

High School

Virtual Schools Report 2016: Directory and Performance Review

The fourth edition of the National Education Policy Center’s annual report on online and blended learning schools provides a detailed overview and …

Virtual Charter Schools: Pros and Cons of the Growing Trend

Updated<p>February 15, 2018 | by Grace Chen<p>Virtual charter schools are growing in popularity, yet are they truly helping students learn? Consider the …

Education

NJ School District To Go All Digital With Two Virtual School Days

<b>HILLSDALE, N.J. (CBSNewYork) —</b> You’re probably familiar with the concept of working from home, but what about schooling from home?<p>As WCBS 880’s Peter …

High School

Virtual Schools Take Off Even As Performance Lags

By Meg ConlanPoor academic outcomes haven’t stopped the online education industry from growing.

Online Education

National Education Policy Center Report Urges Stopping the Expansion of Virtual Schools

Research<p>National Education Policy Center Report Urges Stopping the Expansion of Virtual Schools<p>By Blake Montgomery     Apr 22, 2016<p>Rawpixel for …

Education

Study: Online Charter Schools Not Making the Grade

<i>This story was updated on Oct. 27 with reactions to the study's findings</i><p>Students attending online charter schools lag behind their peers in …

Education