March 30, 2017

4 strategies to help students carry out successful mathematical discourse

Creating meaningful discourse The research is clear—complex knowledge and skills are best developed through social interaction. Discourse allows students to develop and hone their thinking in an open, supportive environment. When students share ideas, construct arguments, and listen to understand […]
March 27, 2017

Learning data in action: 4 schools getting it right

Learning data can open up a world of possibilities for educators. Take a look at the success stories below to see how four schools are using data to promote student growth and improve test scores. One school’s road to reading […]
March 20, 2017

How can we personalize learning for ELL students?

No two students are alike. Every student has a different background, different interests, and different classroom needs. To nurture each student’s individual strengths, learning must be personalized for each. For example, let’s take a look at Isabel and Luis, two […]
February 27, 2017

4 questions learning data can help teachers answer

Learning data can give educators tremendous insight into student learning. From what a student already knows and is ready to learn next, to how a student learns best and who is in need of intervention, data can help teachers drive […]