Teach online like you teach in person with these 12 tools

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Some of the best tutors we know are moving their businesses online, and for good reason. Tutoring students online completely eliminates the waste of spending your day traveling between appointments, which can often eat up valuable tutoring hours. And while tutoring online may be more efficient and convenient, it’s not without its challenges. Not every … Read moreTeach online like you teach in person with these 12 tools

5 Pro-Active Strategies for Positive Behavior Management

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The key to managing student behavior has nothing to do with tangible rewards. You don’t have to give food, toys, stickers, and pencils as rewards for children, or spend any money at all, in order to gain their cooperation! In fact, teacher control can and should be replaced whenever possible by student self-control. How is … Read more5 Pro-Active Strategies for Positive Behavior Management

Tips for Using Music to Engage Children in Mathematics

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“Giving children a stimulating mathematical environment as infants and toddlers is vitally important and can enhance future abilities in mathematics (Mazzocco, Feigenson, & Halberda 2011).”This idea, as well as the following four pointers, comes from the NAEYC’s study, “The Patterns of Music: Young Children Learning Mathematics through Beat, Rhythm, and Melody.” We thought this article takes … Read moreTips for Using Music to Engage Children in Mathematics

Why is scientific literacy among the general population important?

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Science is a daunting, complex enterprise that, though systematic in its execution, can appear random to those not schooled in its methods. News portals like Medical News Today exist to help translate the reams of data generated by medical studies into something the average patient can understand. In this feature, we speak to scientists and journalists who … Read moreWhy is scientific literacy among the general population important?