STEM in Schools: Not so Complicated!

STEM in Schools: Not so Complicated!

Is STEM in schools practical? Possible? Cost- efficient? We say yes, definitely. STEM implementation is not always as complex as setting up huge laboratories, buying computers for every student, or expensive curriculum. It’s something you, and any teacher can bring to the classroom, any time.
What’s more, some of us are already doing it in small […]

What is the Difference Between Solving a Problem and Reasoning Out an Answer?

What is the Difference Between Solving a Problem and Reasoning Out an Answer?

Reasoning out the answer requires a student to examine if the final solution is logical and practical. It is not enough just to know how to solve the problem. Students should also be able to articulate why they chose a particular strategy and the steps they followed to solve the problem.
After solving the problem, students […]

How Can I Encourage Parents To Volunteer for Classroom Activities?

How Can I Encourage Parents To Volunteer for Classroom Activities?

Each parent needs to feel valued, to feel like they’re a necessary part of the school success equation. When they feel valued, they are more willing to give to others – in this case, they are more willing to partner in ways that are most successful.
When people feel that what they can contribute is deemed […]

Cooking Activity in the Classroom

Cooking Activity in the Classroom

Cooking in the classroom is so much fun. Whether it’s for a classroom party, a science experiment, a fundraiser or a cooking session. At the same time it can be a complete disaster. Ingredients spilling on important papers, cuts, burns and other minor disasters. Here are some things that I’ve done that can make cooking […]

How Can I Use Poster-Making to Facilitate Learning in the Classroom?

How Can I Use Poster-Making to Facilitate Learning in the Classroom?

Art and craft activities have always been a favored medium to stimulate and develop creativity within students. Poster making and poster presentation is one such activity that is common in many classrooms. How can we make it even more effective to facilitate learning? Let’s take a look at some innovative ways by which we can […]

What Should I Keep in Mind While Choosing Teams for Bulletin Board Projects?

What Should I Keep in Mind While Choosing Teams for Bulletin Board Projects?

It is important to have activities within the classroom that students can work on together. Working in teams reinforces good social skills and at the same time creates harmony in your classroom.
By creating monthly bulletin boards together; students can reinforce and enable increased learning through exploration. Everyone wants the good artist on their team since […]

Did you forget your username or password?
Login here using your username and password:
Click below to find your state to register for a course.