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Wondering what was discussed at the nation's largest education research conference? Studies around science literacy and gifted English-language learners piqued the interest of Education Week's Elizabeth Rich and Sarah D. Sparks.
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In this animated explainer video, Larry Ferlazzo, who writes the Education Week Teacher blog Classroom Q&A With Larry Ferlazzo, explains 'transfer of learning' and how it can be used in the classroom.
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What do educators need to know about using Open Educational Resources? Find out in this short explainer video.
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Renee Pryor, who supervises teacher evaluations in the Tennessee's Lincoln County school district, discusses how schools can make evaluations more effective and relevant.
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For military children, life at home can be chaotic. At Camp Lejune, N.C., child-care centers create stable spaces for military children to thrive.
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What is formative assessment? Education Week reporter Catherine Gewertz sits down with Meghan Pazmino, a math coach at Ross Elementary School in Washington, D.C. to explain.