Nuts and Bolts of School Management
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The Science Supporting Starting High School Classes Later In The Morning

The Science Supporting Starting High School Classes Later In The Morning | Nuts and Bolts of School Management | Scoop.it
 




Blame science – and not your teenager – if they’re slow starters in the morning.

Teenagers just can't get eight hours of sleep if high schools starts much before 8 a.m.

University of Minnesota researcher Kyla Wahlstrom said that's because adolescents go through something called the sleep phase shift.

"Teenagers are basically unable to fall asleep

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How to Implement Blended Learning - New Guide from DLN

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Beth Dichter's curator insight, February 8, 2013 10:21 PM

Check out this new guide from Digital Learning on how to implement blended learning. The image above is an from an infographic, which explores the following areas (after discussing what blended learning is):

* The Process - This area has four sections, Create the conditions for success (what do you do before you launch), Plan (what are the key decisions that must be made), Implement (what are the keys to success) and Improve (what are the next steps).

* Top Features of a Blended Platform

* Steps in the Right Direction

* 10 Drivers of Blended Learning

* Get Blended

This link will take you to the page where you may access the five reports that have been published (at this time). This report is available as a full report, as an executive summary and as an infographic. 

Isabelle Picalause's curator insight, March 21, 2013 4:02 PM

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