There are many drinks you can use to hydrate. Some are better at it than others. But, no one will question the need for water as the core component of each. So it is with learning. Many ways, but no one questions the role of student engagement and agency.
A couple of innovative middle school leaders discuss the importance of authentic learning and making connections to students in the classroom.
Are you worried that asking your students to take notes on devices is going to less learning? Fear not, as here are some great strategies to ensure that the devices are accelerating understanding and not impeding it.