31 Aug 2020

Accountability is a top priority on education agendas around the country. Many states are seeking to build programs to increase student success standards and provide quality learning opportunities for students. The four criteria below can be useful in shaping the design of “understanding performances amongst learners". Novel Application: Apply, coordinate, analyze, evaluate or synthesi...

24 Aug 2020

Some of the best life stuff is that we will never stop knowing. It's important to always keep learning, no matter what direction you take. It's necessary to make a lifelong commitment to education and development in order to remain significant, hungry, and motivated. It doesn't automatically mean you need to go back to high school or pursue a formal education, but it does mean you need ...

28 Feb 2020

Whether we are adult learners, or just starting our journey through academia, we are looking for safe and positive learning environments. If we are to maximize our learners ' engagement, which can have enormous effects on learning, all learners must feel that they can take the risks that are part of experimentation and constructivism safely. While many articles concentrate on safe learni...

07 Aug 2018

It is important for educational practices to be flexible and responsive to the strengths, needs and learning preferences of individual students. This helps create inclusive learning experiences that ensure all students are successful. All children can learn and reach their full potential when they are given opportunities, effective teaching and appropriate resources. Decisions related t...

09 Jul 2018

It has been proved that students that are taught in stimulating environment with laboratory equipment, rich instructional aids, pictures and are allowed to demonstrate using their functional peripheral nerves like eyes, hands and sense of taste performed better than those trained under theoretical and canopy of abstraction. The policies and procedures in place at many institutions exist ...

14 Jun 2018

It is one thing to have a good theory of learning and a choice of appropriate teaching method, but it is quite another to implement the chosen teaching method successfully. As noted in the previous chapter, teachers and instructors may need a mix of methods, depending on the circumstances. This means deliberately planning methods of teaching and a broad learning environment that will fac...