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Neuroscientists have known for a long time that regular quizzing on information helps make it stick, but students and teachers don’t always know how to apply that research to classroom practice or study habits.
Awesome science videos to spark students’ interests in everything from wildlife protection to ocean acidification.
Teachers are discovering that through alternate reality games, students who were not typically motivated kicked into high gear, some laboring into the wee hours at home to untangle a conundrum.
The science is clear that teenagers need more than eight hours of sleep a night. The nation’s pediatricians say school districts need to buck up and change schedules to let kids sleep later.
The Innovators, Walter Isaacson’s new book, tells the stories of the people who created modern computers. Women, who are now a minority in computer science, played an outsize role in that history.
There’s no app for good teaching.
Studies show learning another language helps people develop cognitive advantages that improve attention.
Now, more than ever before, teachers could use creative, innovative teamwork to help them ensure success.