A German study shows that teachers tend to favor those students whose personalities closely match their own.
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February 27, 2015
February 03, 2015
A Massachusetts school succeeds by "sweating the small stuff" and engaging students in authentic learning experiences.
February 02, 2015
The director of publications for Expeditionary Learning identifies the characteristics of classrooms in which deeper learning is happening.
January 28, 2015
Scot Pankey, a theater teacher in Dallas, coordinated dozens of students for a dance that took over a vast swath of his high school.
January 26, 2015
Many schools are becoming adverse to harsh discipline measures, but that leaves teachers to wonder how best to address student behavioral issues.
January 22, 2015
A group of high-profile scientists spoke with students at the State of STEM event, encouraging young women in particular to pursue STEM careers.
January 09, 2015
A college professor examines his experience in teaching economics to suggest ways that teachers can develop students' understanding so that they will be able to use their knowledge in the future.
January 08, 2015
A study by Scholastic finds that read-alouds and designated class time for independent reading are some of the strongest predictors of how frequently a child reads for fun.
January 08, 2015
Schools encourage students to get good grades, not to learn the knowledge and skills relevant to the disciplines, argues a graduate student and former English/language arts teacher.
December 12, 2014
An AskReddit post has gotten some interesting responses with the question, "Teachers of Reddit, what was the strangest encounter you've had with a student's parents?"