20 Ways To Provide Effective Feedback For Learning

20 Ways To Provide Effective Feedback For Learning

20 Keys To Provide Effective Feedback For Learning Feedback plays a crucial role in the process of learning and personal growth. Whether you are an educator, manager, mentor, or a peer, knowing how to provide feedback effectively is essential for fostering development...

6 Common Misunderstandings About Assessment Of Learning

6 Common Misunderstandings About Assessment Of Learning

6 Common Misunderstandings About Assessment Of Learning Assessment is obviously a crucial aspect of the education process, guiding both educators and students on the path of learning. However, several misconceptions often cloud our understanding of the assessment...

How To Get Quality PBL Work From Your Students

How To Get Quality PBL Work From Your Students

Lessons Learned On The Journey To High-Quality Student Work (Part 2) by Eric White, ThoughtStretchers Education Workshop Facilitator *this blog is part 2 of 2 In my previous post, I discussed three major lessons learned on my way to high-quality student work. Let’s...

3 Ways To Get High Quality Student Work

3 Ways To Get High Quality Student Work

Lessons Learned On The Journey To High-Quality Student Work (Part 1) by Eric White, ThoughtStretchers Education Workshop Facilitator *this blog is part 1 of 2 ( (read part 2 here) While educators have differing philosophies on how students best learn, one statement I...

Shifting Your Assessments To Grow Higher-Level Thinking

Shifting Your Assessments To Grow Higher-Level Thinking

As a new principal, I sat at my desk reviewing classroom assessments and I dropped my head in dismay.

It was no wonder our students were receiving high marks on classroom assessments—almost all the questions required students to recall memorized information. However, our state assessment and content standards demanded higher levels of thinking. Due to this misalignment, our school results on the state assessment were expectedly low.

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What Is Social Emotional Learning?

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What Is Project Based Learning?

Project based learning is an instructional approach that revolves around the creation of a product, using inquiry to identify what students need to know and learn in order to do so successfully.

8 Strategies to Boost Critical Thinking

As we strive to prepare our students for an ever-evolving world, prioritizing the cultivation of critical thinking skills is a powerful step toward their success and empowerment.

Four ‘Circuit Breakers’ That Disrupt Student Inquiry

Creating a classroom environment where the stakes for students don’t feel quite so high, especially when exploring sensitive issues, is crucial. It can help them ask better questions and enjoy intellectual “play” in a way that ultimately leads to deeper thinking and more curious exploration of ideas.

PBL Research: A Guide to Project Based Learning

Learn about project based learning and research in education. Discover the benefits of PBL and how to implement it in your classroom. Get insights from the latest research on PBL.

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