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Deeper Learning and Mathematics Instruction 

By Abner Oakes A new report from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), Ten Questions for Mathematics Teachers... and How PISA Can Help Answer Them, organizes key findings from the Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) 2012 and the Teaching and Learning International Survey (TALIS) 2013 into a set of questions teachers can

By | 2017-07-06T20:51:58+00:00 October 19th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

A “Softer” Side to Deeper Learning: Building Students’ Social-Emotional Skills

By Donique Reid The concept of social and emotional learning (SEL) has grown within the education field as a means of preparing students adequately for college and a career. Although the exact definition of SEL varies, SEL generally refers to how students “manage emotions and deal with traumas in order to persist in their academic

By | 2017-03-22T22:30:57+00:00 September 7th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

A Look Inside the Classroom: Strategies That Impede Deeper Learning

By Donique Reid   A new wave of college- and career-ready standards promote the use of close reading to advance opportunities for student-led argumentation. According to the National Governor’s Association, “Argument is at the heart of critical thinking and academic discourse; it is the kind of writing students need to know for success in college

By | 2016-05-11T16:41:52+00:00 May 11th, 2016|Categories: ESSA, Uncategorized|