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Performance Assessment vs. Traditional Tests

A study was done in 2003 by a pair of professors from Duquense University regarding assessment in social studies classrooms.  Their research model was a traditional comparison of different forms of assessment but it was also a study on student motivation. 549 more words


Research teamwork methodology: an innovative approach

by Salvador Ros

(read it in Spanish)

The current academic year, some professors of the Design in English Project conduce a Research + Innovation educational project over curriculum development. 727 more words


15 Common PBL Mistakes | mistake #15: a strategy that's THE panacea

I have the best job in the world. On a regular basis, I’m given the extraordinary fortune to talk with teachers who are embarking on a PBL journey with their students. 599 more words

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HB 603 would reconfirm that parents can opt students out of the statewide assessment without penalty

HB 603, introduced by Reps. Hoell, Itse, and Abramson, allows students to be exempted from any assessment, questionnaire, or survey without penalty based on a parent’s or legal guardian’s determination that the material is questionable. 256 more words

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The Sun's Page 3 : The end

As its Irish edition, The Sun’s controversial Page 3 is set to disappear after The Times declared that Friday’s last paper would be the last to “carry an image of a glamour model with bare breasts on that page”. 94 more words


HB 578 would prohibit the State Board of Education from adopting unfunded federal mandates

HB 578, sponsored by Reps. Ladd and Grenier, and Sens. Carson and  Reagan, would add the bolded sentence to RSA 186:6, as follows:

186:6 Compliance With Federal Provisions.

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