In addition, content area teachers lack knowledge in the literacy demands of their discipline. As a result, we have many adolescents who cannot read and comprehend text in different disciplines—we must prepare teachers to ...
This is a new, interesting research tool.It is called Small Demons. It is an index that links books, films, and other forms of media based on topics such as characters, places, and objects. For example, you could search across many works to see how often fictional characters drove a certain model of car, or visited a certain city.
A great post that includes before, during and after strategies to help students with their comprehension and their writing skills - and to help teachers incorporate formative assessment into the curriculum
Founded in 1943, ASCD (formerly the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development) is an educational leadership organization dedicated to advancing best practices and policies for the success of each learner.
Here is a powerful quote to help you understand the process of curation.
While aggregation can be seen just as collecting websites, the process of curation involves a deeper analysis of the aggregated sites to select the ones that have the most relevant information for a particular topic, just like a museum curator summarizes and edits intricate subjects into easily consumable and enjoyable exhibits."
This could be an interesting topic for your final paper! ~LS
The health news site dailyRx covered the research of Dara Williams-Rossi, clinical assistant professor and director of undergraduate programs in the Department of Teaching and Learning, Annette Caldwell Simmons ...