Aligning instructional approaches with approaches to culture and discipline provides coherence for students and improves both instruction and discipline.
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October 07, 2015
September 25, 2015
A Maine student's research trip to New York taught powerful lessons on resilience in the face of adversity.
September 21, 2015
By combining critical thinking with a deep understanding of one another, an eighth grade classroom in Chicago was able to produce a powerful learning and action experience.
August 12, 2015
Research-based practices have been shown to help students with disabilities learn deeply, argues Rafael Heller of Jobs for the Future.
August 06, 2015
A five-week summer program for 1,200 students in the Bay Area proved to be a rich learning experience for students and educators alike.
July 30, 2015
A New York City program opens the city's resources--and possibilities--for youths, writes Kathleen Cushman.
July 09, 2015
A school's focus on a broad set of knowledge and skills helped a student from Puerto Rico become a leader and an academic success.
July 06, 2015
A student's setbacks enable her to learn to become the person she hopes to be.
June 15, 2015
A system of interventions can help students remain on track toward graduation, writes Susan Fairchild of New Visions for Public Schools.
June 03, 2015
A middle school teacher seeks solutions to the ADHD epidemic beyond medication.