Saturday, September 19, 2020

Stuck on Reading, Not on Stickers: Transforming Students’ Reading Identities

0
Labeling books by levels in elementary libraries—both in classrooms and in the media center—remains a common practice.  While advocates argue that this organizational system...

Writing and STEM: A Crucial Combination

0
When we think about what a scientist or a mathematician looks like, we rarely see a pen or pencil in hand composing a report...

Let’s Have a Heart to Heart

0
When my daughter comes home from school on Valentine’s Day with cards from friends and candy in her backpack, I can’t help but greet...

Actively Reading Textbooks

6
 Survey, Question, Read, Recite, and Review -- better known as SQ3R -- is a strategy for active reading comprehension. It is particularly useful for textbook chapters, magazine,...

“Moneyball” for Schools? I Don’t Think So.

0
by James Harvey Educators and analysts excited about the possibilities of using data analytics to evaluate schooling need to take a deep breath and calm...

Nurturing Thoughtful Readers and Writers

0
The crucial importance of literacy in today’s world is hard to question. Its fundamental role, however, goes well beyond students’ ability to read and...

How Will Schools Use Common Core Text Complexity Tools?

1
Matt Copeland, English Language Arts and Literacy consultant for the Kansas Department of Education, describes how he envisions schools will use text complexity analysis tools...

Stories Change You and Change History

0
"Novels have helped shape the minds of thought leaders across history," and thus, have shaped the actual course of history. If Darwin's theories were...

13 Books to Build Classroom Community

0
It's no surpise that Book Whisperer (and Nerdy Book Clubber!) Donalyn Miller's post, "Books That Build Community," was last week's most-clicked ASCD SmartBrief article. In...

Stay connected

149,084FansLike
260,220FollowersFollow
4,650SubscribersSubscribe
- Advertisement -

Latest article

Establishing a three-way relationship in service of deeper learning

Deeper learning requires a psychologically safe environment that is open to diverse perspectives.

Four strategies for supporting student leadership in a healthy re-opening

By Jill Vialet People often assume that play is the opposite of work, that it takes away from learning,...
Girl learning on laptop computer

Serving kids with disabilities in remote learning: three key strategies

By Lauren Jewett Carl Sandburg wrote “Life is like an onion. You peel it off...