EduGains has released a handy 1-page, double-sided document titled Adolescent literacy: A brief guide for parents. This makes it really easy to share. Personally, I think it is a little edu-speak-y for its intended audience, but for interested parents it provides information about the Adolescent Literacy Guide and includes some tips on supporting students. 132 more words
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Teaching children to understand and appreciate diversity is essential to developing a democracy’s next generation of citizens. However, integrating these values into classroom instruction is very difficult. 329 more words
It has been a busy couple of days for the Ministry. Are we coming up for an election, she ponders somewhat cynically?
One of the news items is all about funding to provide more mobile technology (eg tablets) for students, and more professional learning opportunities for teachers. 120 more words