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4 Signs of High-Quality Instructional Materials
Learn why educators nationwide should assess their instructional programs to determine whether they are designed to help students overcome learning loss due to COVID-19.
Dr. Donald Bucolo
Education Research Director, Core STEM
Renee Behring
Education Research Director, Core Literacy & Early Learning
October 06, 2020
Tips for Remote Learning Without Internet Access
Every school year brings technological challenges, but remote learning without internet is an entirely new type of challenge. Consider these ideas and strategies for helping ensure that even students on the unplugged side of the digital divide continue to learn.
Richard Blankman
Shaped Staff
September 11, 2020
The Benefits and Disadvantages of Looping in Education
Explore the pros and cons of looping, the practice of moving groups of children up from one grade to the next with the same teacher.
Tracy Childers
Middle School Science Teacher, Foothills Community School
September 10, 2020
What Will Assessment Look Like This Fall in K-12 Education?
Learn how the dynamics of an assessment system will need to adapt when students are participating in a virtual classroom.
Dr. Vytas Laitusis
Education Research Director, Supplemental & Intervention Math
Kathleen Richards
HMH Senior Learning Scientist, ELA and Humanities
September 08, 2020
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