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Topic: Teaching & Learning

BRAVO Educators Improve Student Learning

BRAVO Educators Improve Student Learning

Improving Student Learning through Building Relationships Student learning occurs when many effective teaching strategies are implemented, but the foundation on which this learning takes place is built on creating a culture where trusting relationships among all stakeholders abound. Thiessen and Cook-Sather (2007) acknowledged that having even just one adult in... Read the full article >
Process and Tools Support Learning at all Levels

Process and Tools Support Learning at all Levels

As Douglas Reeves asserted in the spring 2009 issue of AdvancED Source, focusing on outcomes without examining the “how” of those outcomes is like addressing teen obesity by putting a scale in every school. The goal of reducing rates of obesity may be reached, but without any understanding of whether... Read the full article >
Professional Learning Communities: The Key to Improved Teaching and Learning

Professional Learning Communities: The Key to Improved Teaching and Learning

Wonderful news has emerged for those seeking to improve student achievement. Two different comprehensive syntheses of research on the factors impacting student learning have come to the same conclusion: the most important variable in the achievement of students is the quality of instruction they receive on a daily basis (Marzano,... Read the full article >