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Top 5 Ways To Get Started With Interactive Writing

Top 5 Ways To Get Started With Interactive Writing

Top 5 Ways To Get Started With Interactive WritingBy Kiran Gokal Interactive writing is a dynamic form of instruction that is designed to strengthen a student's understanding of the writing process. Through small group settings in the classroom, this process is proven...

Veteran receives high school diploma after 80 years

Veteran receives high school diploma after 80 years

World War ll veteran receives high school diploma after 80 yearsNBC News World War II veteran Donald Huisinga was drafted into the war three months before his high graduation, so school officials in San Angelo, Texas, decided to honor the veteran with his diploma.

Scope and Sequence

Scope and Sequence

Scope and sequence is a structure of teaching a subject (the scope) in a specific sequence. The proper usage of scope and sequence in education allows students to maximize their learning and sets them up for further learning opportunities in the future. Without a scope and sequence to a subject/topic…

The School Staffing Crisis Won’t End Any Time Soon

The School Staffing Crisis Won’t End Any Time Soon

The School Staffing Crisis Won’t End Any Time SoonBy Mark Lieberman — December 09, 2021. EdweekStaffing shortages that have been crushing schools for months—with frequent absences and unfilled openings for teachers, instructional aides, bus drivers, custodians,...

Why Students Must Learn Critical Thinking Skills

Why Students Must Learn Critical Thinking Skills

Why Students Must Learn Critical Thinking SkillsCurrent Reading Ranch LocationsBy Brian Southwell"I'm not just talking about the ability to think critically. I'm talking about thinking critically about things that really matter. Things like your life, what you want to...

A Guide to Reading Levels and Leveled Reading Systems

A Guide to Reading Levels and Leveled Reading Systems

Reading level refers primarily to how students compare to a normalized group in their reading. However, there are many other factors involved, such as interest levels and text complexity. Many publishers have developed their own leveled reading…

10 Reasons to Teach Your Child Phonics For Reading and More

10 Reasons to Teach Your Child Phonics For Reading and More

10 Reasons to Teach Your Child Phonics For ReadingPhonics is the foundation for literacy and language skills. Without phonics, it’s almost impossible to learn how to read or write. Without phonics instruction, you are guessing without any clues…

Scores were dropping before  pandemic

Scores were dropping before pandemic

Andrea Yon is used to helping students in need. At the Williston-Elko Middle School in rural South Carolina, where she has taught for seven years, more than 3 out of every 4 students are poor enough to qualify for free or reduced-priced lunch.

Can you teach reading on Zoom?

Can you teach reading on Zoom?

After spending years in the classroom, Jessica Reid Sliwerski decided to tap into her experience as an elementary school teacher and principal to teach as many kids as possible to read using a science-based methodology. When the coronavirus struck, upending education as we know it…

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