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10 Ways to Get Students Using Academic Language
District specialist Valentina Gonzalez says English learners need "massive opportunities" to use academic language in class. She shares 10 teaching techniques.
The best cars for students
With the summer holidays almost over, young drivers fresh out of university may be looking for their next car. Here is our pick from under £1000
How to Respond When Students Use Hate Speech
Some activities for creating a healthy classroom culture.
How Are Teachers and Students Using Khan Academy?
An SRI International report found that in general, the Khan Academy is not impacting traditional teacher directed instruction, especially when schools have limited access to computers.
7 Study Tips Smart Students Use
Become an efficient learner and a better student with these tips on where, how, and when to study for maximum efficiency and results.
Students using drones to learn high-tech jobs
A new course at Greenon High School immerses students in the unmanned aerial vehicle industry, an emerging market that could eventually have an $82 billion impact on the nation’s economy.
Students use video to learn about each other
The deaf and hard of hearing students from Prescott Elementary will be attending Beattie Elementary next fall. We used video to introduce the students to their new classmates, and in return Beattie showed them around. See the videos and the students' reactions Keep up-to-date with what's happening throughout Lincoln Public Schools Subscribe to receive our LPS Update email newsletter Lincoln Public Schools Lincoln Public Schools is…
Students use toys to learn how to write better
A local group of elementary students are showing that writing a great story goes far beyond a pencil and a piece of paper.
Student use of e-cigarettes raises concerns
Will County officials consider tightening ordinance to prohibit underage possession of e-cigarettes, at the request of LWHS.
How college students use social media
I recently had the opportunity to moderate a panel discussion for the UCLA Social Media Group, which I manage and run. We had a diverse mix of undergraduate and graduate students from UCLA and discussed how they used social media in their personal and academic lives. Our topics ranged from usage and
How Smart Students Use Their Instructors
The majority of classes in bjj academies around the world are structured the same way: warmup, technique instruction and then positional sparring or free r
How to Motivate Students Using Competitive and Collaborative Activities
Staying motivated to read can be a challenge for many students, especially those who are reading below grade level. Some students are motivated to keep working for external, competitive reasons—they want to earn a good grade, win a contest, etc. On the other hand, collaborative activities encourage students to learn from each other with less pressure to perform, which is a more appealing option for other…
How Can Students Use Twitter For Research?
The social media tool Twitter can help students in their research and students can use these tips to effectively conduct research and write papers.
Student use QR codes to learn outside the classroom
Students in Thomas County are using technology to enhance their learning outside the classroom.
5 Tips for Selecting Websites for Student Use
Do you ever get lost trying to sort through the millions of educational websites coming your way? Curious about which sites are best to use with your students?
How Do Professors and Students Use Twitter?
Scholars are increasingly turning to social media platforms like Twitter to disseminate their research and connect to others in their academic community. To ...
How El Sol's Students Use their Bilingual Skills
(Part 3 of 3) Students at Kalamazoo’s El Sol Elementary learn in both English and Spanish. But they don’t use their knowledge just to complete their
Apps to help students use personal devices to learn
Smartphones can be an effective tool for teaching and learning, according to Ramona Persaud, a documentary filmmaker. However, they can also be a distraction for students. In this blog post, Persaud shares what she learned from several educators who are working to address these challenges and more Full Story 6/3/2014 While they were developed in 1987, the five key concepts of media literacy developed by the…
Ill. students use video chat to learn Spanish
An Illinois high school has added an interactive audio-visual program to its language lab to help students learn Spanish. Students can engage in conversational Spanish via video chat and their teachers can ask them questions and record their answers for later review.