Replacing traditional grades with a competency or standards-based assessment isn’t easy but it often gets an A+ from educators.
The Education Department says federal standardized tests are needed to provide targeted support but there is little indication these tests have accomplished that
Generation Genius is a comprehensive set of science videos and lessons made in partnership with the National Science Teachers Association.
MIND Research Institute today announced the launch of an all-new version of its flagship solution, ST Math®.
Designed to support NCSS’s Inquiry Arc in their C3 Framework, an IDM has basically three parts: questions, resources, and tasks.
“Through these resources, my hope is that we can further interest young people in the power of history and help them better understand the complexity of issues we face today, including the connection to the past and their relevance to the future,” said Ken Burns.
Planboard is an organizational tool (website and app) for lesson planning and for tracking standards coverage.
“We created Gale In Context: For Educators to make it easier for schools and districts to integrate quality digital content into the curriculum," said Paul Gazzolo, senior vice president and general manager at Gale.
"This curriculum must prepare students to ask complex questions, read and write with a critical lens, and know how and when to take action,” said Lexi Samorano, Highline Public Schools’ Secondary Social Studies Specialist.
“When teachers started to use our products, we were often asked why we did not have something for lower levels, something to introduce concepts like exploration and collaborative problem-solving,” said Joachim Horn, Chief Executive Officer of SAM Labs.
Is it possible to take the best parts of Madeline’s model and adapt it to a world that needs our students to be engaged, informed, and knowledgable citizens?
CellEnergy Photosynthesis Labs is an app for high school and middle school students to explore how photosynthesis and cellular respiration allow matter and energy to cycle through ecosystems.
Khan Academy, a free website aimed at promoting self-paced instruction, houses thousands of academic videos that are baked into guided, adaptive instruction.
OK Go Sandbox hooks kids with indie group OK Go's music videos and then follows up with guided inquiry and engineering design challenges.
Attendees will receive hands-on training using data-collection technology, as well as a Go Direct® Temperature Probe for their classroom.
Goalbook Toolkit is an online source for Common Core State Standards-based learning goals and teaching interventions.