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7 Needs for Student Engagement

7 Needs for Student Engagement

It is 2019, and the stakes for educator and student success have never been higher. Administrators and teachers are looking at many ways to improve student outcomes and increase achievement. One methodology that gets a lot of lip-service is student engagement. And it is this educator’s opinion that student engagement is not just a method, … Continue reading 7 Needs for Student Engagement

Encouraging a Data-Driven Culture Towards a Growth Mindset

Encouraging a Data-Driven Culture Towards a Growth Mindset

There has been much said about Growth Mindset since 2007 when Carol Dweck published her book, Mindset: The New Psychology of Success, and introduced us all to the concept of a growth mindset. This book was the culmination of decades of research, which compares the differences between a “fixed mindset” and a “growth mindset.” Carol Dweck … Continue reading Encouraging a Data-Driven Culture Towards a Growth Mindset

Questioning Your Way into a New School Year

Questioning Your Way into a New School Year

As the new school year begins, teachers are setting up their classrooms, establishing rules and procedures, creating lesson plans and activities to create a positive environment where students will engage and learning will flourish. But every student who walks through that door will have a different and unique approach towards education. Wouldn’t it be nice to know, how … Continue reading Questioning Your Way into a New School Year