How to Group Students Into Classrooms to Increase Overall Learning

Most principals and teachers know that classmates can affect a student's learning, but they do not know how to arrange students across classrooms to optimize all students' learning.

Last updated May 26th, 2020 on 5:19pm
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Gender Gap: Why Boys Can’t Keep Up
What’s behind the new gender gap? Theories of why boys are struggling in today’s classrooms abound. In her controversial book The War Against Boys: How Misguided Feminism is Harming Our Young Men

Last updated on May 28th, 2020

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Should Struggling Students Repeat a Grade?
At first glance, grade retention may look like old-fashioned common sense: Fail the year? Just do it over! In fact, with new emphasis on hard-nosed standards, the tactic is on the rise around the country.

Last updated on May 28th, 2020

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Classroom Controversy: Evolution vs. Intelligent Design
Charles Darwin's theory of evolution proposed that all living things can be traced to the same microscopic organisms. This form of life changed and mutated over time, with natural selection explaining the survival of the strongest of the species

Last updated on May 28th, 2020

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Learning Styles
There is widespread belief among educators, as well as the general public, that providing instruction based on an individual's preferred learning style improves learning.

Last updated on May 26th, 2020

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How to Group Students Into Classrooms to Increase Overall Learning
Most principals and teachers know that classmates can affect a student's learning, but they do not know how to arrange students across classrooms to optimize all students' learning.

Last updated on May 26th, 2020

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How Effective Are Intelligent Tutoring Systems?
Intelligent tutoring systems often present interfaces with which students interact throughout the learning activity. By tracking student moves at each step, an intelligent tutoring system can build a more detailed student model and also provide hints and feedback

Last updated on May 26th, 2020

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Strategies For Teaching ADHD Students At Home
Students with ADHD find it difficult to concentrate on any one subject for extended periods of time. One way parents/teachers can deal with this is to keep lessons short.

Last updated on May 26th, 2020

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Tips for Jamaican Students Success Using Virtual Learning
Here are some tips and strategies for Jamaican students to help make the transition to virtual learning as easy as possible. 

Last updated on May 25th, 2020

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BAD STUDY HABITS TO AVOID
If your child gets a bad mark on a test or assignment, encourage your child not to give up.

Last updated on May 25th, 2020

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