48 Critical Thinking Questions For Any Content Area

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Critical thinking is the heart and soul of learning, and–in our estimation anyway–ultimately more important than any one specific content area or subject matter. It’s also an over-used and rather nebulous phrase — how do you teach someone to think? Of course that’s the purpose of education, but how do you effectively optimize that concept … Read more48 Critical Thinking Questions For Any Content Area

Making the transition to remote learning

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As schools around the world respond to COVID-19, the need for remote learning tools is urgent. To make the transition to distance learning easier, we’ve created resources, training, and how-to guides that we hope will help schools, educators, students, and their families as they navigate remote learning. Resources to help you get started No matter … Read moreMaking the transition to remote learning

200 Free Kids Educational Resources: Video Lessons, Apps, Books, Websites & More

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This collection provides a list of free educational resources for K-12 students (kindergarten through high school students) and their parents and teachers. This page is being updated and cleaned up during the COVID-19 crisis. Please tell us if we’re missing something valuable. Below you will find free video lessons/tutorials; free mobile apps; free audiobooks, ebooks and textbooks; quality … Read more200 Free Kids Educational Resources: Video Lessons, Apps, Books, Websites & More

12 Tips to Reduce Your Child’s Stress and Anxiety

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How to parent an anxious or stressed child. Amy Przeworski Ph.D. Don’t Worry, Mom Anxiety symptoms are common in children and adolescents, with 10 to 20 percent of school-aged children experiencing anxiety symptoms. An even larger number of children experience stress that does not qualify as an anxiety disorder. So how can you help to reduce … Read more12 Tips to Reduce Your Child’s Stress and Anxiety

Virtual classroom technologies – An important part of a digital learning ecosystem: FEATURES OF A VIRTUAL CLASSROOM

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With remote learners participating in digital learning in greater numbers all the time, it is more important than ever to consider the needs of our learners and the way we deliver education in a digital environment. Technologies for delivering self-paced or asynchronous learning, such as a Learning Management System (LMS) are a vital part of … Read moreVirtual classroom technologies – An important part of a digital learning ecosystem: FEATURES OF A VIRTUAL CLASSROOM