Busy week? We’re here to help. Here’s our roundup of top educational stories from the past seven days:
The Washington Post shares four protective factors that will build resilience in kids and help them weather life’s challenges.
NPR has five things to know about screen time that will help guide your decision-making around screen use.
“When you embody passion for learning, your students are more likely to have a powerful, positive emotional connection to learning that will inspire their motivation to continue to learn.” Three strategies for cultivating independent learners.
Professional development is evolving and, as teacher engagement increases, student feedback and insight should be brought into the process as well. Edutopia has tips on how to make this happen.
“Assessment capable teachers and students have the skills to successfully navigate the deep end of thinking and learning” Assessment is meaningful when it shows insight into a student’s thinking.
“Enabling students to experience accomplishments and improvement builds their feeling of competence—a powerful intrinsic motivator.” How to make sure your students experience feeling competent and nurture their intrinsic motivation.