A group of researchers at the University of Virginia will study how the social interactions between ELLs and their fluent English-speaking peers in mainstream classrooms impact learning.
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May 06, 2014
April 11, 2014
Flat Stanley has been around for decades, and there is an innovative way to incorporate all that is good about the book with a more modern twist using Skype.
March 20, 2014
In 2010 associate professor Christopher Emdin started a weekly Twitter chat called #HipHopEd to discuss the intersection of hip-hop and education. It has become an international education movement.
March 14, 2014
Edcamps are a growing trend in education as a great method of offering professional development to educators by educators, and now there is on being planned at the U.S. Department of Education.
March 11, 2014
Students at Los Alamitos High School, in Calif., rounded up their teachers this month and had them read mean tweets about themselves as part of a TV production project.
March 11, 2014
There are many negative preconceived notions about social media, but it may be better than you think.
February 27, 2014
Google Hangouts can open up leaders and educators to a whole new world, and they won't even have to leave their classroom or office.
February 04, 2014
Edcamps are being organized around the world and some of us have "edcamp envy" which is why we are creating our own.
January 28, 2014
A blogging educator says that keeping a blog can help teachers reflect, discuss methods that work best and ones that need improvement, and vent their stress and anxiety.
January 23, 2014
When it comes to education, there are numerous critical issues that need to be addressed in 2014, and these are ten of them.