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Individualized Learning

You don’t often hear locus of control being addressed in discussions about learning and education. But, whether or not a learner has an internal or an external locus of control has a significant impact on both the effectiveness and efficiency of their learning. 599 more words

Middle/High School

Khan Academy - for students, parents, and teachers

Have you heard about, seen, or used this wonderful FREE resource for independent learners? If not, go there. I recommended it for my advanced students who were in my last classes. 49 more words

Motivation

Common Bore

Is Common Core Standards a good thing or a bad thing for public education? Nobody seems to know the answer to that questions. Common Core sounds like a great step forward to promote better learning for all students, but if you are anything like me, the whole movement leaves me a little uneasy. 331 more words

Public Education