What Your School Needs to Know About Trauma-Informed Practices


In this article, we’ll go over a few causes and examples of childhood trauma and the lasting academic and social-emotional impact trauma can have on a student. Causes and Examples of Childhood Trauma. Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America, 2003, 12(2), pp.

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Why Esports in Schools is a Good Thing

ViewSonic Education

A 2003 analysis of 15 cases of school shooters found all but two suffered from social rejection. In 2018, for example, Riot Games director of collegiate esports said that nearly two-thirds of their League of Legends players were majoring in STEM fields. Esports are here to stay.

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4 Ways to Cultivate Motivation in Your Students

The CoolCatTeacher

For example, have you heard some teachers complaining when student motivation is missing: “My students never study.” Larry gives examples with cognitive choice as it relates to homework and classroom learning.

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Powerful Learning is Authentic and Challenging

Digital Promise

As one student in Hayward, CA , explained, “I hope to change the community by setting an example and inspiring others to take a risk or challenge in life.”. 2003).

October is National Bullying Prevention Month

Ask a Tech Teacher

Examples include mean texts or emails, insulting snapchats, rumors posted on social networking sites, and embarrassing photos or videos. October is National Bullying Prevention Month. Any adult knows that bullying is no longer relegated to the playground or the neighborhood.

What’s the Link Between a School’s Budget and Efficacy? Stanford University Challenges Prevailing Beliefs


A student may have poor test scores in third grade, for example. Researchers compared and contrasted two school districts (one affluent and one low-income) as an example. Journal of Literacy Research, December 2003, 35(4), pp.

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OPINION: Four ways that Mississippi is teaching more children to read well

The Hechinger Report

Mississippi’s progress in reading, at a time when many other states’ scores are stagnant or falling, is a prime example of how a state’s long-term commitment to its goals can pay off. As the example of Mississippi shows, the best course is one that is careful and consistent.

Preparing Young Students for Home Row Keyboarding: An Unplugged Approach

Ask a Tech Teacher

For example: The letter A is the only vowel on the home row; all the other vowels are found on the QWERTY row; there are zero vowels on the “Z row.” Utah State University, 2003) is an elementary educator.

9 Resources for National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month

Ask a Tech Teacher

Examples include mean texts or emails, insulting snapchats, rumors posted on social networking sites, and embarrassing photos or videos. In October 2006, thirteen-year-old Megan Meier hung herself in her bedroom closet after suffering months of cyberbullying.

The Nordic Effect: An education paradigm for the world?


PISA 2000 showed Finnish youth to be the best young readers in the world, in 2003 the country’s youth led in math, by 2006 Finland was first out of 57 countries in science, and by 2009 Finland came second in science, third in reading and sixth in math among nearly half a million students worldwide.

Can Virtual Reality Improve Education?


For example, Sony Playstation VR software and designs have evolved dramatically over the past few years, seeking to create a more comfortable and natural experience for users. When most people think of virtual reality (VR), video-gaming is probably the first thought that comes to mind.

9 Resources for National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month

Ask a Tech Teacher

Examples include mean texts or emails, insulting snapchats, rumors posted on social networking sites, and embarrassing photos or videos. In October 2006, thirteen-year-old Megan Meier hung herself in her bedroom closet after suffering months of cyberbullying.

Smart students attract parents more than smart schools

The Hechinger Report

In 2003, when Parag Pathak was a graduate student at Harvard, he helped design the computer algorithm that matches some 80,000 eighth-graders to more than 400 high schools across New York City each year.

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5 Tips To Improve Your Teaching And Boost Your Career

EdNews Daily

It’s often possible to further your training while continuing to teach thanks to self-paced online courses: for example, this comprehensive prep course for Praxis Core exams and Subject Assessments. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2003.

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What Can Traditional Higher Ed Learn From Hamburger U?


Kidwell: Back in 2003, real estate was a crazy market. Can you talk about an example of something that you’ve tried at EdPlus that comes from that experience? As colleges move into online education, they’re finding themselves in learning mode.

How to take online mentoring to the bright side

The Christensen Institute

Founded in 2003, Brightside is one of the largest online mentoring models, working with 10,000 young people across the UK every year. For example, 17 year-old students can receive 12 hours of personalised, focused support on their mentoring programme as they plan for life after school. For example, we know that machine learning has the potential to help us identify common topics that come up through mentoring conversations, and to identify high-quality responses to queries.

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The Secret of Team Allocation in a Flipped-Classroom Environment

Fractus Learning

In addition, feedback from accounting graduate employers state that students need experience working within a diverse team, as they do so in practice (Howieson, 2003). 2003) ‘Accounting Practice in the New Millennium: Is Accounting Education Ready to Meet the Challenge?’

Parkinson’s and the power of business model innovation

The Christensen Institute

ParkinsonNet is an example of a facilitated network business model. During the first three years of operation in the Netherlands (from 2003 to 2006), ParkinsonNet nurses, on average, saw their caseload double.

EdSurge Article Recommends Edtech Efficacy Portfolios - Here's Ours

MIND Research Institute

Fuster, 2004; Schneider & Chein, 2003), schemas and heuristics (e.g., One example—in March 2018, the independent research firm WestEd published its study on ST Math that was the largest of its kind to evaluate an education technology math program across state assessments. 2003).

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Game-Based Learning Gains Steam in Higher Education: Triseum Raises $1.43 Million to Transform Educational Experiences for Students

EdNews Daily

For example, taking the role of a member of the merchant/banking Medici family, one of the most influential families of the time, student(s) learn to balance relationships with powerful city-states, merchant factions, and the Catholic Church to build and maintain a financial empire.

To Build Voice Recognition for Early Literacy, Soapbox Labs Gives Kids a Voice


In 2003, a team of Harvard University researchers concluded a survey and mapped out the idiosyncrasies in the pronunciation of common English words across the globe.

A Glimpse Into What's Possible

A Principal's Reflections

Albrecht (2003) borrows two terms from physics - Entropy and Syntropy. If you want another good example of drafting, just watch the start of a swim during a triathlon. New York: Amacon, 2003. The following post was written by Bill Brennan and originally appeared on Peter DeWitt''s Finding Common Ground blog found at Education Week. The post was titled Schools.the New Digital Age Learning Organization?

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Report that says online learning growth is slowing misses big picture

The Christensen Institute

Initially, the research arguably gave a reasonably complete view of the state of online learning in all of higher education, as it showed online learning growing rapidly with growth rates of over 20 percent in 2003, 2005, and 2009. As Heather Staker and I point out in our new book Blended: Using Disruptive Innovation to Improve Schools , for example, one of the ways online learning has improved in the K–12 setting is by blending in brick-and-mortar elements.

A New Social Science? Statistics Outgrowing Other STEM Fields

TeachThought - Learn better.

The University of Minnesota–Twin Cities (UMTC) is a prime example of this phenomenon. Overall, the number of statistics bachelor’s degrees has grown from 526 in 2003 to 1,678 in 2013. Statistics Outgrows All Other STEM Fields From 2010-2013. From a press release.


Helping Others Along – Motivation Theory and the SAMR Model


For example, a paperless classroom takes time and energy to begin, but a teacher who makes over 100 copies a day might find themselves saving a significant amount of time if you consider the time it takes to stand by the copier over a year. 2003). New York: Free, 2003.

A Mississippi father and retired soldier breaks stereotypes about black dads

The Hechinger Report

That meant he has worried about how to be a good parent without good examples. “So someone at my church told me do the best with your children, and then you’ll start the whole sequel of fatherhood, and that’s been my example,” he said.

Toca Life Apps and Contextual Therapy


Fey, Long, & Feinstack (2003) sought to outline "Ten Principles of Grammar Facilitation for Children With Specific Language Impairments" with research tie-ins relevant to all ages, but particularly for ages 3-8. I really appreciated the authors' references and examples in this article.

Lenders: Segment your customers by context, not by data

The Christensen Institute

As an example, consider a person who has filed for bankruptcy in the past and is trying to recover. By the time he found a job in 2003, his debt had reached a level where he could “barely keep his head above water”. For example, in The rise of online lenders and the FinTech Fallout , I provide an example of a borrower who sought help from an online lender in order to consolidate her debt and make progress towards a mortgage.

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The New Media Consortium: its sudden death and what comes next

Bryan Alexander

I’ve known and worked with the NMC people since around 2003. I know NMC staff started researching examples for our findings, and drafting parts of the report itself. Yesterday many of us learned to our shock that the New Media Consortium ( NMC ) was going to be liquidated.

Most immigrants outpace Americans when it comes to education — with one big exception

The Hechinger Report

Two economists from the University of Colorado and the University of Texas at Austin studied data from a monthly survey conducted by the Census Department and the Bureau of Labor Statistics from 2003 through 2016 and found that U.S. For example, male immigrants from Africa arrived with 14.4

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Educational choice, not school choice, making moves in Florida

The Christensen Institute

While Florida garners national attention as the site of tax credit scholarships captivating Secretary of Education Betsy Devos, a lesser-known example of choice in education in the state could be turning into a movement. In the case of Florida, that movement started with the Florida Virtual School (FLVS) in 2003, which only receives money when students successfully complete a course.

Are science fairs unfair?

The Hechinger Report

For example, students often have to design experiments that involve manipulating a situation in some way, whereas many actual scientists, such as primatologists and astronomers, simply study their subjects over time, looking for patterns in that data.

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Like their students, colleges are vastly increasing the amount they borrow

The Hechinger Report

The annual cost of servicing this accumulated debt more than doubled, from $21 billion in 2003 to $48 billion in 2012, the most recent period for which it has been calculated by researchers at the University of California, Berkeley.

Expert Tips to Make Educational Travel Attainable for All Students


Examples of fundraisers include working school dances, selling concessions at school, home-cooked food to school staff, holiday grams, and wristbands for a pass to go without the school uniform for a day.

3 ways Fred Rogers (Mister Rogers) paved the way for edtech

eSchool News

By creating Mister Rogers, he created an example of what he wanted to see more of in the world, and preserved his ideals in his television show time capsule, to continue to inspire the future of education.