Retrieval is great. But how do I get my students on board?
Best Practice: Purposefully Teach
Purcell, W., & Gilbert, A. (2019, August 22). How Action Research Forms Student-Centered Classrooms. Retrieved August 22, 2019.
Teachers conducted a study in their own classrooms to improve student performance, and their own teaching styles. They used data to determine that it’s not
Research shows that students who feel safe and supported by adults at school are better able to learn.
Woodard, C. (2019, August 7). 6 Strategies for Building Better Student Relationships. Retrieved August 21, 2019.
A teacher shares her best practices for establishing strong relationships with her class at the start of the school year.
Have you ever used the Internet to research a topic you’re about to teach and gotten lost in the weeds? Student teachers or new teachers
Using a metacognitive exercise helps students know what they should and shouldn’t study.
Hanford, E. (2019, January 02). Why Millions Of Kids Can’t Read And What Better Teaching Can Do About It. Retrieved August 19, 2019.
One excuse that educators have long offered to explain poor reading performance is poverty. In Bethlehem, a small city in Eastern Pennsylvania that was once
Lee, L. (2019, August 08). Simple Ways to Integrate Four Evidence-Based Teaching Strategies. Retrieved August 12, 2019.
Jennifer Gonzalez talks with a researcher and a teacher to tackle the science—and the logistics—behind teaching strategies like spaced practice and interleaving.
Wexler, N. (2019, August 06). Three Reasons Classroom Practice Conflicts With Evidence On How Kids Learn. Retrieved August 4, 2019.
Intellectual, Behavioral, and Emotional reasons conflict with how children learn. This makes teaching more difficult. The change in how and what is taught is needed
Activities Guide: Enhancing & Practicing Executive Function Skills. (n.d.). Retrieved August 3, 2019.
Executive Function skills are skills that require practice to develop to their full potential. Since we are not born with these skills, this article provides