Provide students access to the resources they need to be successful, and empower them with the skills they need to use those resources.
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November 30, 2014
October 31, 2014
Use proximity to assess and connect with students, not punish them.
September 28, 2014
Students learn best when given opportunities to discover or experience concepts before teachers define them.
August 17, 2014
Don't just focus on what and how teachers need to change. Explain why they need to change.
April 30, 2014
What would happen if we put faith in the arts to help raise test scores? Maybe the funding would follow.
March 08, 2014
Students will only unlearn helplessness when teachers relearn helpfulness.
February 17, 2014
Students should learn from their mistakes, not erase their mistakes.
November 23, 2013
Student empowerment involves choices other than compliance and punishment.
July 07, 2013
Let's lay to rest this summer a teaching practice that has outlived its usefulness. RIP sage on stage.
April 10, 2013
Students often learn more when teachers lecture less.