Bands that let students stretch their feet back and forth while sitting can reduce off-task behaviors, an independent study has found.
Recently in Student Motivation Category
August 28, 2017
July 27, 2017
Eight teachers teamed up with Old Navy to star in music videos geared toward inspiring students.
June 07, 2017
Teachers share their best strategies for ending the year on a good note.
May 11, 2017
Fidgets spinners are supposed to help students sit still and focus. But many teachers say it's having the exact opposite effect.
May 08, 2017
Eighteen-year-old Raven Osborne will receive her bachelor's degree in sociology with a minor in early-childhood education this week—but she doesn't graduate from high school until May 22.
January 26, 2017
Dog-assisted reading programs are increasingly popular across the nation. Certified therapy dogs are helping make reading time and library visits a bit more exciting for kindergartners and 1st graders.
January 05, 2017
Netflix will reboot the beloved '90s educational cartoon, "The Magic School Bus," starring eccentric science teacher Ms. Frizzle and her eager students as they embark on out-of-this world field trips.
August 29, 2016
The use of exercise equipment in the classroom can improve both student health and learning.
July 25, 2016
The phenomena of the mobile game Pokémon Go has been touted for its learning possibilities. It might also have particular benefits for children with autism.
June 27, 2016
In recent months, teachers have been incorporating pop culture phenomena in their classroom in innovative ways to better engage their students.