Julie D. Ramsay, Michele L. Haiken, Laura Taddei, Melissa Oliver, Michael Casey contribute their thoughts on the connections between ed tech and the Common Core Standards.
The new "question-of-the-week" is: How does tech fit into the Common Core Standards?
Cathy Beck, Heidi Pace, Anna Bartosik, Jenny Edwards, Josh Patterson, Ashley Roberts and Andrew Miller contribute their suggestions on how to emphasize learning transfer in the classroom.
Douglas Fisher, Nancy Frey, Adeyemi Stembridge, Todd Finley, Kenneth Baum, and David Krulwich share their ideas on transfer of learning.
The new "question-of-the-week" is: What is "transfer of learning" and what can teachers do to increase the odds of it happening with their students?
PJ Caposey, Dr. Heidi Pace, Dr. Catherine Beck, Jocelyn A. Chadwick and Rachael George contribute their thoughts on rural education.
Here's an annual invitation to readers who might like to respond to next year's questions!
Silvia Ibarra, Amanda Koonlaba, Jennifer Hesseltine, and Rita Platt share their experiences working in successful low-income rural districts.
The new "question-of-the-week" is: What are successful poor rural districts doing and how do they accomplish their mission?
Today's suggestions on teaching ELLs academic language are contributed by Julie Harris, Emily Phillips Galloway, Nonie Lesaux, John Spencer, Erik M. Francis, and Donna DeTommaso - Kleinert.