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By Sally Madsen. Sally shares the comfort IDEO and Stanford’s d.school have with systemic challenges that call for organiza...
By Cara Thorpe. How can we extend the success of personalized learning beyond the school day? Cara shares practical advice fo...
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Alexandra Eaton outlines how music education, if utilized in ways that Plato described, can provide more than just an outlet for creativity, but be another tool to prepare students to be college & career ready.
6 months ago by Guest Author
If your students weren't required to attend your classes, would they? Check out these 50 "Back-to-School" questions for the effective and efficient educator.
6 months ago by John Hardison
We’ve been studying middle grade math blends and with the help of guest authors and partners we’ve observed 10 lessons.
6 months ago by Tom Vander Ark
Before I move into a new classroom, have I re-evaluated my classroom design and given serious contemplation to the learning experiences it perpetuates? Hmmm. Well, that time is now. And here is my plan.
7 months ago by John Hardison
The middle grades serve as important years for students to immerse themselves in reading and writing across content areas. Schools are increasingly finding ways to create opportunities for students to write and read in content areas that go beyond the English class.
7 months ago by Bonnie Lathram
Six Red Marbles creates interactive learning programs and online courses for schools, publishers, universities, and education services companies. Our Natural Learning(tm) approach unleashes the potential in all learners, accelerating their achievement and making the world just a little bit better.
Summer Brain Drain is a well-documented concept. However, our team has recently noticed that the dreaded “summer slump” that sends out-of-practice kids into classrooms each fall doesn’t seem to affect adults. In fact, we’ve got evidence that teachers and leaders will be showing up with new tools to drive new pr...
7 months ago by Getting Smart Staff