5 Facilitation Tips To Help Learners Grow

5 Facilitation Tips To Help Learners Grow

5 Tips To Be A Better Facilitator by Drew Perkins, Director of ThoughtStretchers Education A few weeks ago as I was wrapping up an Inquiry Workshop with a really fun and great group of Agricultural Science Educators I was approached by a young man who said he would...

The Thing About Homework

The Thing About Homework

The Thing About Homework by Drew Perkins, Director of ThoughtStretchers Education As schools around the United States get restarted for another year so does the annual debate about homework. Should there be mandatory homework? How much is appropriate? Does it further...

How The Culture Of Achievement Is Hurting Our Schools

How The Culture Of Achievement Is Hurting Our Schools

How The Culture Of Achievement Is Hurting Our Schools by Drew Perkins, Director of ThoughtStretchers Education Achievement sounds great, doesn't it? What parent doesn't want their child to achieve? What teacher doesn't hope their students achieve at a high level? Of...

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ThoughtStretchers Education Podcast

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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