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Four Reasons Why GUIDED is the BEST Way to Teach Math

By: Sara McDaniel M. Ed.Posted 11/09/19
Four Reasons Why GUIDED is the BEST Way to Teach Math

The ways that students engage in the learning process is distinctive for this period in history. It’s crucial we meet them where they are and the way they learn best. The Guided Math framework is truly THE BEST WAY to deliver focused, differentiated instruction for today’s learners. Here are 4 reasons why.

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Giving Friendly Feedback in the Design Process

By: Sara JohnsonPosted 11/02/18
Giving Friendly Feedback in the Design Process

In honor of National STEM Day, we are sharing this mini lesson as a way to support students during the design process. Allowing students the opportunity to give and receive feedback from others enables them to assume greater ownership of their work and provides students with a valuable skill for lifelong learning. During any kind of activity or project, friendly feedback can be given. This is especially true for design projects, where students can help peers improve their ideas, designs, and mod

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Science Daily: Activating the "STEM" Brain

By: Diana KenneyPosted 12/05/14
Science Daily: Activating the "STEM" Brain

Looking for ways to activate your students’ “STEM brains”? Here is a great strategy and a STEM-based activity that you can implement in the classroom, so you can encourage children to grow into adults who value questions and curiosity!

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