Pedagogy

Feedback is one of the best tools in the classroom, research shows

Good work is not rewarded with stickers or simplistic praise at Woonona Public School, a primary school identified as one of the top performers in …

Education

Verbal Feedback

Reading Time: 2 minutes.How should teachers provide verbal feedback to students?<p>Reading Time: 3 minutes.How can teachers and schools raise the …

Students

Creating a conducive learning environment

<b>Despite the fact that socio-economic conditions, gender and culture influence students’ learning for good or bad, teachers can play a vital role in</b> …

Linguistics

Tips for lecturers giving feedback?

1 <b>Feedback is well timed</b> – In general, feedback should be given at regular intervals during a module and directly after an assignment. Feedback is …

Students

Stanford Researchers Discover a Smarter Way to Prepare for Exams: Introducing MetaCognition, the Art of Thinking About Your Thinking

Early in the second season of Noah Hawley’s excellent <i>Fargo</i> series, one of the gruff, laconic Gerhardt brothers shakes his head during a tense crime …

Cool Stuff

How Socrates Can Help You Elevate Your Leadership

One of the most powerful, yet underutilized, leadership tools is 2,000+ years old.<p>Explaining expectations is the first coaching habit of excellent leaders, but explaining is only a one-way process. To continue building reliable performance, ask questions to initiate two-way communication and engage …

Leadership

The Importance of Curiosity and Questions in 21st-Century Learning

« For American Workforce Training, Look to the German Model | Main<p><i>Editor's Note: Today, Andrew P. Minigan, Education Project and Research</i> …

Students

What Happens When Students Design Their Own Assessments?

Complete Coverage<p>—Stephanie Klein-Davis for Education Week<p>For a network of Virginia public schools, student projects offer proof of …

Education

Different Learning Spaces, Different Goals

21st Century Classroom<p>Three universities share how they have tailored their classrooms for immersive learning, collaboration, large classes, …

Flipped Classroom

PMP: 066 What Factors Predict Student Success?

Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS<p>One weekend I was having lunch with a friend who works in petroleum engineering. We talked about the kind of …

Education

Strategies to Implement Group Projects in the Online Classroom

You will note that when you click on a link, <b>a new tab will open</b> in your browser. To return to this page, close the new tab by clicking on the <b>X</b> (see …

Peer Review

7 Ways Reflection Gives Students Ownership of their Learning

In his book, <i>The Power of Habit</i><i>,</i> Charles Duhigg describes keystone habits as,<i>“small changes or habits that people introduce into their routines that</i> …

Students

How Stress Changes A Student's Brain: The Neurology Of 'Pressure'

<b>How Stress Changes A Student’s Brain: The Neurology Of ‘Pressure’</b><p>by J<b>udy Willis</b><p>From neuroimaging and correlated neurocognitive research, we’ve seen …

KQED

For teachers, the carefully controlled conditions of education research can seem ridiculous when the reality of the classroom involves regular …

Teaching

Learning Can't and Shouldn't be Quantified

« Early Teaching Myth: All Students Will Learn as We Learned | Main<p>With the boundless intricacies of life to learn about, and the variety of ways and …

Teaching

There Are Only Lines

It has been a good school year if you see and understand the world in new ways — teachers, students, the entire community of learners — as a result …

Students

Effective feedback

Teacher feedback about student learning is essential for students and integral to teaching, learning and assessment. Feedback can clarify for …

Students

Presentations by Thomas R. Guskey | Thomas R. Guskey & Associates

Where Do You Want To Get To?<p>Effective professional learning is a journey. The destination in professional learning is almost always improvement in …

Students

How Socrates taught me to talk to developers

When it comes to "most valuable tools for untying mental knots and figuring things out," two items appear at the top of my list.<p>The first is this …

Management

The Ultimate List: 50 Strategies For Differentiated Instruction

<b>The Ultimate List: 50 Strategies For Differentiated Instruction</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p>Differentiation is a simple idea that’s less simple to …

eLearning

How School- and District-Level Leaders Can Prepare Students for Success

« Engaging World Language Students Through Social Media | Main<p><i>Editor's Intro: I worked with America Achieves and Policy Studies Associates, Inc. on</i> …

Education

Five Popular Myths About Learning That Are Completely Wrong

What you think you know about how you retain new information and skills is likely completely wrong. Here’s what actually works.<p>You’ve made it this far in life, so you probably think you know how you learn new information. But it turns out that false beliefs about teaching and learning are a problem …

Learning

Teaching Visual Literacy Through Photography

This exhibition features photographs and photobooks made by students of Aperture’s 2016/17 visual literacy program, <b>Aperture On Sight</b>. Over the course …

Edward Tufte

How To Learn In 2 Days What Normally Takes 6 Months

This curated column is authored by leadership & startup consultant Benjamin Hardy<p>Image Credit: Codepen<p>Research has found that having clarity about …

Motivation

KQED

Education researchers Jal Mehta and Sarah Fine have been observing different school systems over the past six years in an attempt to document the …

Education

Countering Artificial Intelligence through Innovative Learning Techniques

Education in our country is increasingly losing its attention towards value-addition and this is an issue that needs to be addressed.

Artificial Intelligence

How Can California's New School Finance System Foster Deeper Learning?

« Profile of a Graduate: Vision Therapy for Deeper Learning | Main<p>| No comments<p><i>This post is by Soung Bae, Senior Research and Policy Analyst,</i> …

Education

Big Meta-Analysis Says Four Teaching Strategies Are Most Effective For Low-Income Students

There really isn’t any shortage of research trying to identify the most effective instructional strategies (see The Best Articles, Posts & Videos On …

Students

Students’ Best Tech Resource: The Teacher

Growth in learning does not typically occur through technology used in isolation. It’s when instructional strategies and human interaction are used …

eLearning

Colleges aren't coddling students by teaching them how to handle disagreeable situations (essay)

Very few issues in higher education have captured the attention of commentators across the political spectrum over the past few years like the …

Education