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Describe one informational text that has been most engaging for your students. What was its appeal? What did students learn from it? Selected responses will appear in the November Educational Leadership.
Are We Preparing Students to Learn Without Us?
Will Richardson provides seven points to consider as you move to more personalized, student-centered modes of learning.
What does it mean to think and behave as mathematicians? How do you shift student thinking from facts and procedural knowledge to conceptual understanding and fluency with math practices like reasoning, modeling, and perseverance? How do you create math classrooms centered on discourse, and not just right answers? Has your instruction shifted to meet new standards?
Blended learning aims to integrate the best of face-to-face instruction with online, technology-rich learning. It offers the potential to realize ideals for personalization and differentiation. In this issue of ASCD Express, educators offer a rationale and practical guideposts for teaching in blended classrooms.
The Basics of Blended Instruction
A teacher who made a successful foray into blended learning shares five helpful tips for exploring the process.
Flipping the Lecture Hall with Handheld Devices
A listless lecture hall now crackles with collaborative engagement because this teacher reframed who owns class time.
Inside a Flipped-Mastery Classroom
Find out the teacher characteristics and the instructional components necessary to move toward a flipped-mastery model of learning.
Finding the Right Mix:
Blended Learning in Practice
This Education Sector panel discussion draws together school- and policy-level leaders to discuss the challenges and rewards of blended learning.
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Students as Digital Storytellers
Digital storytelling tools apply social studies concepts in a personal, public context. The tools allow students to combine technology with traditional studies to produce online publications.
FREE to Be … Mobile-Friendly, Standards-Aligned
The Federal Registry of Educational Excellence (FREE), an online collection of teaching resources, has launched a supercharged redesign.
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