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Educational impact and school-based practice

So there’s this three-pronged approach to determining special education eligibility in the school system…

  1. A student exhibits a disability
  2. The disability adversely affects educational performance…
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Academic Performance

Brain Development and Adolescent Growth Spurts

Although the specific neurological pathway to more effective learning is obscure, there is little doubt that secondary school education takes place against a neurological background of massive change in the brains and bodies of teenagers. 24 more words

Learning

Quantity & Measured versus Quality & Judged

“In fact, quality, not quantity, becomes the watchword. But quality must be judged, not measured.” (Bleecker, 1986, p.98).

Reference

Bleecker, S. (1986) Taking the Factory out of the Office. 10 more words

Quotes

Why I Won’t Give Up on My Students

About a week ago, I elicited all kinds of comments from family members, former high school classmates and even my current high school students after I posted a copy of my old 9th grade report card on Facebook. 431 more words

African Americans

Student Voices on Classroom Management

We are super excited about this post! Its content confirms what we have always known, and it comes straight from the mouths of babes! 627 more words

On-Site

CP50.Examining the Relationship between Student Cognitive and Psychological Engagement and Academic Performance: An empirical study of large module management

Author: Yujie Cai, Fangzhou Huang,
Session: Lightning Talk

Student engagement in large modules has been researched in pedagogical studies and raised much attention in higher education practices. 413 more words

Abstracts

TLLM: Teach Less. Learn More.

A great article by John Dsouza on an innovative learning model. Significantly he explores why such a model is incompatible with the marketisation of learning approach in which there are always ‘winners and losers’ rather than successful learners. 13 more words

Learning