For many elementary school teachers, teaching students how to read is a central part of the job. But the majority of states don’t evaluate whether prospective teachers have the knowledge
Scrolling may work for social media, but experts say that for school assignments, kids learn better if they slow down their reading.
Teachers can use remote reading conferences and online library explorations to ensure that students continue to build literacy skills.
Early reading teachers and researchers are reacting with surprise, frustration, and optimism after the Teachers College Reading and Writing Project, the organization that designs one of the most popular reading
Good SEL skills are essential for students to be able to converse thoughtfully about a text.
Drawing on her experiences as an English language arts teacher, Kimberly Parker explains why Black language is a linguistic and cultural asset in the classroom–not a deficit. Parker writes that
Terada, Y. (2021, January 7). Why Students Should Write in All Subjects. Edutopia. Retrieved June 29, 2022.
Writing improves learning by consolidating information in long-term memory, researchers explain. Plus, five engaging writing activities to use in all subjects.
Brown, J. G. (2022, June 16). Demystifying College for First-Generation Students. Edutopia. Retrieved June 29, 2022.
Students without a family history of higher education benefit from simple lessons on navigating life in college.