A new study offers further evidence against the "learning styles" theory—the idea that students can process information best when teachers tailor instruction to students' strengths.
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The philanthropic organization will give $1 million to support Neuroteach Global, a platform designed by the Center for Transformative Teaching and Learning that aims to help teachers understand and apply learning science.
June 11, 2018
Countries that score highest on an international measure of student achievement tend to have these three things in common when it comes to professional development for teachers.
April 09, 2018
School leaders and teachers alike know the importance of quality peer collaboration, but struggle to find the time and resources to do so successfully, a study from the RAND Corporation found.
March 26, 2018
Current and former teachers are using their classroom experience to create nonprofits and startups that aim to make changes to education.
December 19, 2017
In a new podcast series, the 2017 State Teachers of the Year share the moments that have reminded them of the importance of teaching.
December 19, 2017
With microcredentials, technology, and cross-curricular collaboration, this professional-learning program seeks to boost teacher engagement.
October 13, 2017
A professional development program for science teachers emphasizes getting students to vocalize their thinking during class.
September 08, 2017
A Maryland school district is asking its new teachers to develop an "outward mindset" when conflicts arise in the classroom. It's part of a training approach developed by the Arbinger Institute to help improve the culture of organizations.
August 07, 2017
This three-day retreat provides new teachers with professional development, self-care strategies, and a network of support.