Vicki Gustafson

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Peter William Holden’s Frankensteinian robots perform dance routines to music

Synthetic human body parts mounted on robots dance to dramatic music in Dance Machines, an installation by British artist Peter William Holden in …

Daily Inspiration #1899

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

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How to praise kids: It’s a hot topic for many parents and educators. A lot of the conversation around it has stemmed from studies by Carol Dweck, …

Pedagogy

The Power of Introverts: An Essential Understanding for Teachers

About a year ago, I read Susan Cain's <i>Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World that Can't Stop Talking</i>. I wanted to tell everyone about this book …

Eight Aspects of Good Teaching

Some months ago I had the privilege of attending an education conference for educators from the south central area of Pennsylvania. I have found that …

Pedagogy

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Recent studies have shown that kindergarteners who are exposed to complicated math concepts actually do better in math when they get to elementary …

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Flickr:Miish<p>By Jennie Rose<p>In his new book <i>How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character,</i> author Paul Tough makes the case …

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<i>The following is an excerpt of One Size Does Not Fit All: A Student’s Assessment of School, by 17-year-old Nikhil Goyal, a senior at Syosset High</i> …

Pedagogy

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By Rachel Zimmerman, WBUR CommonHealth Blog<p>Sixth-grader Josh Thibeau has been struggling to read for as long as he can remember. He has yet to …

Autism