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Creative Computing | Download

Download<p>This guide was developed by members of the ScratchEd research team at the Harvard Graduate School of Education: Christan Balch, Michelle …

Private schools seek to dump A-to-F grading

Imagine high school without grades, transcripts without A’s, B’s or F’s, and college applications without grade-point averages.<p>It’s not a wild dream: …

Private Schools

Free Art Lessons and Tutorials

Unlimited Access to All of Our Art Courses<p>Logically sequenced and clearly presented art instruction through videos and ebooks.<p><b>25 Days to Better</b> …

Teachers Going Gradeless

Toward a Future of Growth Not Grades<p>After years of teaching using the principles of standards-based learning and grading, I encountered two findings …

How Can Middle Schools Best Organize to Help Young Adolescents Thrive?

Middle school is tough. Bodies change. Hormones rage. Algebra becomes a reality. But there are things schools can do to make life easier for students …

21st Century Skills Have Always Been “Needed” Skills, But Now We Need Them More Than Ever

It’s 2017. Communication is changing fast (my 7-yr old daughter and I just exchanged Snaps while I am in Chicago and she is outside of Philadelphia …

Recognizing and Overcoming False Growth Mindset

We typically teach students a growth mindset through online programs that demonstrate how the brain changes with learning (how the neurons grow …

How Dropping Screen Time Rules Can Fuel Extraordinary Learning

Last fall, the American Association of Pediatrics (AAP) finally backed down from their killjoy “screen time” rules that had deprived countless kids …

Letter Grades Deserve an 'F'

The adoption of the Common Core could usher in a new era of standards-based grading.<p>Letter grades are a tradition in our educational system, and we accept them as fair and objective measures of academic success. However, if the purpose of academic grading is to communicate accurate and specific …