Day: April 2, 2021

Do schools in Finland give homework?

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Do schools in Finland give homework? There is no homework in Finland, and hasn’t been for years. Check out this infographic ( or see below) for some interesting comparisons between education in Finland and education here in the US. Why are schools in Finland so successful? Finland has vastly improved in reading, math and science…

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How can the Internet help students?

April 2, 2021 Off

How can the Internet help students? The internet can also improve class community and camaraderie by facilitating communication outside of the classroom. Class websites or blogs can give students the ability to download assignments and materials, talk with other students, and share their work. Is Internet good or bad for students? The Internet is very…

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What should I listen to while at work?

April 2, 2021 Off

What should I listen to while at work? The best podcasts to listen to at workThe School of Greatness. WorkLife with Adam Grant: A TED Original Podcast. A Celebration of You. Project Management Podcast. Her Accounts: Conversations with Leading Women in Tax & Accounting. 5 habits of organized people. 5 tips from working mothers. 20…

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How can a student with a learning disability be helped?

April 2, 2021 Off

How can a student with a learning disability be helped? Academics & OrganizationBreak learning tasks into small steps.Probe regularly to check understanding.Provide regular quality feedback.Present information visually and verbally.Use diagrams, graphics and pictures to support instruction.Provide independent practice.Model what you want students to do. How would you adapt your teaching strategies to student needs? How…

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