The first phase of a four-year study found that English-learners in Project GLAD classrooms performed better on reading comprehension, vocabulary, and some writing tasks than their peers whose teachers did not use the instructional approach.
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March 07, 2014
March 06, 2014
The committee, chaired by Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wisc., says that the program is ineffective and offers opportunities for fraud.
February 28, 2014
While few districts overall use these techniques to manage student behavior, they are most likely to be used on students with disabilities, the researchers said.
February 27, 2014
Remodeling Literacy Learning Together: Paths to Standards Implementation, from the National Center for Literacy Education, offers more strong evidence that when educators engage frequently in meaningful collaboration, their power to change practices and help more students at higher levels increases significantly.
February 26, 2014
The results from two studies that looked at teachers' preparedness for the common core came out this week.
February 25, 2014
AERA is offering free online access to peer-reviewed journal articles on newsworthy topics, starting with the Common Core.
February 25, 2014
The findings come through a study of more than 64,000 Danish children, many of whom had mothers who took acetaminophen during pregnancy.
February 22, 2014
The jury is still out on whether new, digital instructional materials can achieve greater alignment with the new standards than traditional textbooks.
February 21, 2014
A sweeping research review on bullying suggests that bullying may be more common in schools with certain characteristics, such as racial homogeneity.
February 19, 2014
Boys, and children in families where other members have reading and writing difficulties, are most at risk for certain types of language delays, new research says.