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Teachers Get Up-Close Insight Into High Court Workings

The Supreme Court Summer Institute for Teachers brings educators with a keen interest in the law to Washington for a hands-on encounter with the nation's highest court. (July 21, 2014)

Does Group Work ... Work?

Teachers may have students sitting in cooperative groups, but those students spend most of their time doing individual work, Peter DeWitt says. (July 20, 2014)

Personalizing Learning Might Improve Equity

A new book argues that effective school-wide implementation and use of personalized learning is essential to the pursuit of greater educational equity.

Special Report: Teachers, Technology, and Tailored Instruction

(July 21, 2014)

What Happens to the Kids Who Ruled Middle School?

(July 18, 2014)

Any Way You Want It: Videos on Personalized Learning

(July 21, 2014)

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Benefits of Student Reflection

New research shows reflecting on a lesson after it’s over may improve a person’s performance on future tasks. What techniques, if any, have you seen used to encourage students to reflect on what they learned and how they learned it? Share your thoughts. More Discussions >


Carol François shares some popular education myths that have been debunked by John Hattie and Greg Yates in their book Visible Learning and the Science of How We Learn. (07/17 09:58 am)

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Connecting Globally Through Language & Travel

Connecting Globally Through Language & Travel

Students and teachers at the Denver Center for International Studies, a grades 6-12 public school, seek to develop deeper skillsets and knowledge through travel and language-learning. (4:08)


Classroom Management Q&As: Expert Strategies for Teaching

Education Week Teacher blogger Larry Ferlazzo investigates some of the thorniest problems in teaching by turning to leading educators and thought leaders for advice. (October 3, 2013)

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