[…] “Every graduate to be an architect of their life and learning, experiencing autonomy while persisting in the development of their life’s goals.” This powerful vision forms the cornerstone of their decision-making process and has empowered educators and students alike, fostering a sense of ownership and clarity in their educational journey. At a time when […]
Chris talks about concepts that research has uncovered about how we learn and how those can be used to drive change.
One school leader shares their reflections on driving change in a a system that, often, seems unchangeable.
[…] safe, secure, and nurturing environment is a nonnegotiable threshold that begins all childcare and preschool searches. The vetting process to ensure this level of quality is the cornerstone of PreK.com. The PreK.com team conducts “rigorous vetting that goes beyond publicly available reviews to include deep research, calls, interviews and site visits.” Schools that do […]
[…] to participate by using chat functions, holding up a yes or no sign, or responding on a whiteboard. Show Visuals: In classrooms, pictures and visuals are a cornerstone for independence. The same is true in a virtual environment. Remember to incorporate visuals during learning as much as possible. Use visuals to help students know […]
[…] horse and go for a ride, or have a dance party with children all over the world! Engagement looks different online, but it should still be the cornerstone around which educators design their learning experiences.” Lock downs and social distancing requirements have created serious challenges to hands-on robotics education, but also inspired creative solutions, […]
[…] is precisely why a strong command of language is essential to a child’s classroom and academic success. Language itself is not just another school subject; it’s the cornerstone of how all subjects are learned. It impacts how children communicate ideas, retain and recall information, remain active and participatory at school, and interact with peers […]
[…] teachers also use the time to reinforce life skills. Focusing on the skill of setting and making goals – both personal and academic – has been a cornerstone to fostering a community of resilience. Regardless of the size and context of the goals, teachers use them to show students that no matter what is […]
[…] three-fold approach either with the online university of a students’ choice, through a WorkMYX credential set focused on a specific career path, or in ExploreMYX coursework. A cornerstone of MYX is student agency, so students are able to curate learning according to their passion. Besides the accredited institutional path, MYX welcomes certification programs. This […]
[…] public, K-8 school in the Poway Unified School District (San Diego County), has made social-emotional learning, collaboration, and relationships a top priority. Collaborative group work is a cornerstone of instruction and helps students develop relationship skills to establish and maintain supportive relationships and to effectively navigate diverse individuals and groups and social awareness skills to understand […]