Why Your Freshman Year In College Will NOT Be 13th Grade

According to the most recent data from American College Testing’s College Retention and Graduation Rates, 32% of all freshmen enrolled in American colleges and universities drop out before their sophomore year. The causes for this appalling statistic have been researched extensively, and they fall into four categories: poor academic preparation, inadequate financial support, lack of … More Why Your Freshman Year In College Will NOT Be 13th Grade

Makerspaces Lead to School and Community Successes

While the Maker Movement continues to grow, it hasn’t yet gained its greatest traction, which currently sits untapped in the minds of the students in front of us. Through forming partnerships with community makerspaces or building a school makerspace, educators and decision makers everywhere have the rare chance to help bring this truly all-inclusive learning … More Makerspaces Lead to School and Community Successes

What Teachers Should Know (5 Myths of Technology in Education)

One of the most frequently cited reasons for justifying the need for change in education, or at least for labeling education as old-fashioned, is the enormous technological (r)evolution our world has undergone in recent years. Nowadays, we have the Internet in our pocket, in the form of a smartphone, which has exponentially more computing power … More What Teachers Should Know (5 Myths of Technology in Education)

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