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Teaching Students to Drive Their Brains: Metacognitive Strategies, Activities, and Lesson Ideas

Research suggests that metacognition is key to higher student achievement, but studies of classroom practice indicate that few students are taught to use metacognition and the supporting cognitive strategies that make learning easier. You can teach metacognition to your students, so why wouldn’t you? This book shows you how. Metacognition is a tool that helps […]

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Former CEO pitches ideas on how to improve Iowa's educational system

Mark Jacobs is campaigning for several measures he believes will help improve education in Iowa. Jacobs, who grew up in Des Moines, returned to the state about six years ago after careers in New York and Houston and founded the nonprofit organization Reaching Higher Iowa. He also ran for U.S. Senate against Joni Ernst in […]

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99 Ideas and Activities for Teaching English Learners with the SIOP Model

The Perfect Companion to Making Content Comprehensible for English Learners: The SIOP® Model!!!   This long-awaited new book by acclaimed authors MaryEllen Vogt and Jana Echevarria offers research-based, SIOP®-tested techniques for lessons that include the eight SIOP® components. The 99 ideas and activities in this book include a few familiar techniques that have been shown […]

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Essentials of Educational Psychology: Big Ideas To Guide Effective Teaching, plus MyEducationLab with Enhanced Pearson eText, Loose-Leaf Version — … New in Ed Psych / Tests & Measurements)

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Educational Freedom: Remembering Andrew Coulson – Debating His Ideas

Though his life was cut tragically short in 2016, Andrew Coulson had a remarkable impact on education policy. As director of the Cato Institute’s Center for Educational Freedom from 2005 to 2015, he consistently advocated for free-market reforms that would make schools more flexible, innovative, and responsive to parents and students. In this newly published […]

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TPS Looking For Ideas, Volunteers For Educational Kickstart Program

TULSA, Oklahoma – Frustrated with public education in Oklahoma? Well, you now have a chance to make your ideas for a better educational experience become reality. Tulsa Public Schools is looking for volunteers to participate in its new Kickstart program. The goal is to make public education work for everyone. The innovation center it the […]

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Classic Best Family Fun Educational Games for Kids – 54 Pcs Gifts Ideas

Tired of watching your kids play video games? Want some quality family time this Christmas? NimNik Tumbling Tower family game is the answer.    Just how much entertainment can you get from 54 wooden blocks and a set of dice? More than you can imagine! Best stacking game for parties and ideal gifts for boys […]

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Ideas and programs on moral education

This article is a fragment Educational Stories for children on environmental, moral & creative education. Books for children. The resources for parents and educators: the books that prepare the children for the future, for all problems of life that people must deal with. Unique methodology. Keywords: educational stories,books for children,methodology for teachers,parents guidebook Article Body: […]

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Essentials of Educational Psychology: Big Ideas to Guide Effective Teaching (3rd Edition)

Unlike most educational psychology books, which take one theory at a time, explain its assumptions and principles and then identify implications for educational practice, Essentials of Educational Psychology focuses more on the commonalities than the differences among theories, because although researchers from different traditions have approached human cognition and behavior from many different angles, they […]

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Essentials of Educational Psychology: Big Ideas to Guide Effective Teaching, Enhanced Pearson eText with Loose-Leaf Version — Access Card Package (4th Edition)

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The Ultimate Book of Homeschooling Ideas: 500+ Fun and Creative Learning Activities for Kids Ages 3-12 (Prima Home Learning Library)

<a As a homeschooling father and mother, you're consistently looking for innovative and also brand-new methods to educate your kid the essentials. Inside this ingenious assistant, you'll discover parent-approved as well as kid-tested strategies for finding out mathematics, scientific research, composing, past history, good manners, and also much more that you could effortlessly adjust to […]

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