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Are Your Students On Track for the End of the Year Test?

Are Your Students On Track for the End of the Year Test? | PARCC | Scoop.it

Take a spin through the infographic below, and consider the variables of the approaching end of the year test. Are you students on track for success? Let's do something about it!!

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Proficiency or Growth: Why the Debate Matters

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This debate isn’t just theoretical. In the long run, both proficiency and growth are valuable indicators. If a student cannot be deemed proficient by high-school – he is sure to face difficulty in college and career. Similarly, if a student fails to show reasonable progress – it is certain that he would be left behind…
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This debate isn’t just theoretical. In the long run, both proficiency and growth are valuable indicators. If a student cannot be deemed proficient by high-school – he is sure to face difficulty in college and career.
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Simpler. Slicker. Smarter - PracTutor Just Got Better

Simpler. Slicker. Smarter - PracTutor Just Got Better | PARCC | Scoop.it
We’re excited to introduce you to the new PracTutor, the latest evolution of your trusted Math and Language Arts companion. Yes, PracTutor just got better! Over the past few months we refreshed several of PracTutor’s most popular functions. They are updated with new options, features and other details. Today, it’s about the brand new student experience.…
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How to Organize Your Back to School Supplies Shopping

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When it comes to back to school supplies, it can’t be just ‘go out and shop’. If you fail to buy the right stuff– kids may end up not using them at all.
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Summer Learning Series Part 1: Great Offerings to Curb the Summer Slide

Summer Learning Series Part 1: Great Offerings to Curb the Summer Slide | PARCC | Scoop.it
A successful approach to curbing the "summer slide" calls for a multidisciplinary approach.
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Response: Make 1:1 Programs 'About the Learning, not the Device'

Response: Make 1:1 Programs 'About the Learning, not the Device' | PARCC | Scoop.it
Brady E. Venables, Djamal Balbed, Boyd Adolfsson, Joyce Cluess, and Dr. Robert Dillon share their ideas on how to implement one-to-one computer programs in schools.
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One-to-one programs, where all students have laptops or tablets in class, are increasing in popularity. This two-part series will explore of the do's and don'ts of a successful one-to-one program.
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Warning: At-risk Students! 

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The popular approach is to identify the at-risk students and place them in intervention. The problem is - it also increases the risk of school dropout.
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The popular approach is – identify the students at risk, and place them in relevant intervention programs. The problem is- pulling out students from the classroom – to attend an intervention program – threatens their social standing among their peers.
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Practutor BlogAre Your Students On Track for the End of the Year Test? - Practutor Blog

Practutor BlogAre Your Students On Track for the End of the Year Test? - Practutor Blog | PARCC | Scoop.it
Consider the variables of the approaching end of the year test. Are your students on track for success?
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Consider the variables of the approaching end of the year test. Are you students on track for success? Do something about it!
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Practutor BlogHow Technology Transforms Classrooms Infographic - Practutor Blog

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Practutor Blog7 Teaching Strategies To Promote Mathematical learning

Practutor Blog7 Teaching Strategies To Promote Mathematical learning | PARCC | Scoop.it
These strategies would allow you to create a classroom that promotes student engagement with Math problems, and promote mathematical learning.
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Practutor Blog10 Things Your Students Won't Tell You: Visual Learners

Practutor Blog10 Things Your Students Won't Tell You: Visual Learners | PARCC | Scoop.it

Visual-spatial students carry the potential of becoming engineers, architects, and designers. Visual learners organize their thoughts and communicate their ideas with images, pictures and colors.

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Practutor BlogHow To Teach Close Reading

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The Common Core State standards put special emphasis on close reading. Key shifts in English Language Arts call for students to engage with the text at a d

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Practutor Blog10 Teacher Tips To Improve Your Day

Practutor Blog10 Teacher Tips To Improve Your Day | PARCC | Scoop.it

Great teachers focus on students in the full context – and not just lesson planning, testing and grades, but on their mental attitudes, creative outl

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After Parkland- Helping Traumatized Children

After Parkland- Helping Traumatized Children | PARCC | Scoop.it
Traumatic events can cause severe disruption to students’ ability to have a normal school experience. In her article for ASCD, Kristine Souers writes that trauma is toxic to students’ brains, spirits and bodies. We agree. Traumatic experiences can make the school life and other aspects of life intolerable for kids, and it disrupts their ability to…
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Free Play, It's Important and Your Kids Need it

Free Play, It's Important and Your Kids Need it | PARCC | Scoop.it

“As schools shrink recess periods and more children take on organized after-school activities; parents and educators may need to consider ways to make time for children to have free play.” Yesterday, I saw this article by Sarah D. Sparks. In it, she explains how the general perception about…

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Both free play and organized activities can help develop children’s confidence, social skills, and problem-solving.
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E-safety policy for schools via @esafety_Kent 

E-safety policy for schools via @esafety_Kent  | PARCC | Scoop.it
With technological advances moving spectacularly fast, it is difficult for schools to keep updated with [...]
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10 Tips to Help Your Students Develop Reading Skills

10 Tips to Help Your Students Develop Reading Skills | PARCC | Scoop.it
Developing reading skills by the end of 3rd grade is necessary – not because students could get retained – because it's essential for knitting their future.
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5 Sure Ways to Defeat Summer Learning Loss 

5 Sure Ways to Defeat Summer Learning Loss  | PARCC | Scoop.it
Here we share five tips to help you help your children continue learning during the summer season, even when you cannot afford to be at home, or guide their everyday activities.
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Two days to Father’s Day– Recharge your batteries, Now! - Hardik's Views

Two days to Father’s Day– Recharge your batteries, Now! - Hardik's Views | PARCC | Scoop.it
Father’s day is a really special occasion; your kids deserve special treatment, and so do you. Make the most of the time that you spend with your children.
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How To Ensure Students Take Your Feedback Seriously

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Ideas to help teachers ensure their students take the assessment feedback seriously and incorporate the received advice into their future works.
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Practutor BlogRedefine Your Lesson Plans: Introducing The Instruction Positioning System - Practutor Blog

Practutor BlogRedefine Your Lesson Plans: Introducing The Instruction Positioning System - Practutor Blog | PARCC | Scoop.it
If you can make your lesson plan dynamic - one that interacts with the class, and updates itself in real time - you can ensure personalized learning.
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Practutor BlogHow to Teach Children Organization Skills - Practutor Blog

Practutor BlogHow to Teach Children Organization Skills - Practutor Blog | PARCC | Scoop.it
Organization and time management don’t always come easily for kids. Organizational skills are something you may have to teach your grade-schooler.
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Organization and time management don’t always come easily for kids. Organizational skills are something you may have to teach your grade-schooler.

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Practutor Blog10 Things Your Students Won't Tell You: Kinesthetic Learners

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Kinesthetic learners have a strong preference to learn from the experience of doing. Instruction should include hands on demonstrations and case examples.
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Practutor BlogHow Christmas is Celebrated Around the World

Practutor BlogHow Christmas is Celebrated Around the World | PARCC | Scoop.it
Travel around the world to learn about holiday traditions. Learn how Christmas is celebrated in 14 different countries. Each one will tell you how people celebrate Christmas in their respective country.
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PracTutor Expands its Personalized Learning Platform; Exclusive Features for its Students

PracTutor Expands its Personalized Learning Platform; Exclusive Features for its Students | PARCC | Scoop.it

Louisville, KY (PRWEB) November 25, 2015 -- PracTutor re-designs its student page to boost the focus on practice, testing and learning goals.

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