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¿Cómo se dice de "la moda"?

My daughter, McKenna (4th-Hoover), came home the week before last, excited about a project that she says has inspired her. She continued to tell me, detail by detail, what she had experienced in Laura Rehman’s Spanish class that day. 858 more words

Classroom Learning

8 Independent Documentaries to See and the Petition to Sign in their Support

What I Learned at the 2015 Media That Matters Conference in DC

by Lilah Shepard

I used the Engaged Learning Award offered by CELT to fund my trip to the… 705 more words

News And Noteworthy

What is STREAM?

S: Science  T: Technology  R: Readin’ and wRitin’  E: Engineering  A: Arts and design     M: Math

STREAM is a problem-solving, team-skills teaching, strength-based learning class. 510 more words

STEM Middle School

Exploratory Learning is Engaged Learning

It’s the third week of school.  My 6th grade World Cultures class has just learned the continents, latitude, and longitude. Now let’s move on to our first set of vocabulary words: politics, geography, economics, and resources.   1,019 more words

Education

An Holistic Approach to Legal Education

My interview with Dean of Elon University School of Law, Luke Bierman, from Elon’s Second Symposium on Experiential Learning in Legal Ed…

Holistic Thinking In Law & Policy

Middle School Students Explore Biodiversity in Costa Rica

This post is from Paula Vigue, a computer science/literacy teacher from Winslow

Students from Winslow Junior High School, led by Winslow teacher Mrs. Paula Vigue, spent a week in Costa Rica during the 2014 summer.  233 more words

Engaged Learning

On taking a more appreciative and engaged approach to academics

In high school, I remember dreading the homework for my classes, especially math and science ones. 407 more words

Verbal Daydreaming