5 Ways to Provide Parents a Window Into Your Classroom

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When I attended my daughter’s kindergarden Back-to-School Night two years ago, I was delighted to see a video of the classroom playing on a television in the corner. As a parent, it was exciting to see my child in the context of the classroom. My daughter’s teacher had simply videotaped the…

 

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New Research: Students Benefit from Learning That Intelligence Is Not Fixed

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New research from Stanford is helping to build the case that nurturing a “growth mindset” can help many kids understand their true potential.

 

Teaching students that intelligence can grow and blossom with effort – rather than being a fixed trait they’re just born with – is gaining traction in progressive education circles. And new research from Stanford is helping to build the case that nurturing a “growth mindset” can help many kids understand their true potential.

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