Professional development needs to be organized around what we know about how learning takes place, rather than around the mechanistic approach currently used.
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June 29, 2018
June 20, 2018
In this post, Jal Mehta argues that "the whole game at the junior level" is a good strategy for teacher learning as well as student learning.
June 19, 2018
Work that begins in classrooms that transforms the conditions for teaching and learning can be effective--if done right, according to Jon Snyder of SCOPE.
May 08, 2018
An analysis of middle school mathematics assignments suggests that teachers lacked opportunities to develop lessons to tap students' deeper learning competencies.
February 14, 2018
A new study by OECD will videotape teachers in eight countries and provide valuable information about instructional practice.
December 18, 2017
To enable students to produce high-quality work, teachers at an EL Education school first had to come to a common understanding of what high-quality work looked like.
November 10, 2017
A course developed by Students at the Center Fellows enables teachers to learn how to introduce student-centered learning in their classrooms.
October 17, 2017
A study of schools in the U.S. and Singapore show ways that schools were able to find time for teachers to collaborate with and learn from one another.
October 02, 2017
Teachers, like students, need to be connected to and cared for by their school community, says Anne Vilen of EL Education.
August 27, 2017
By making the teaching process more transparent to students, students become more engaged in learning, a teacher at High Tech Middle Chula Vista writes.