How to Incorporate Movement in the Classroom

Young kids standing forming a circle inside a classroom

Kids need to be active, and that’s a fact. It can be very frustrating for students of all ages to sit in a desk all day, class after class. Without the opportunity to move, students become fidgety and struggle to pay attention to the lesson being given. Research as shown that due to the stimulated […]

6 Tips for Helping Students Develop a Growth Mindset

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Education is full of buzzwords, and one popular trend these days is developing a growth mindset. In her book¬†Mindset: The New Psychology of Success, Stanford professor Carol Dweck explains her research surrounding growth mindsets and fixed mindsets. A person who has a growth mindset believes that skills and intelligence can be developed, while someone with […]

4 Ways To Incorporate 21st Century Skills in the Classroom

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The world is changing so fast that relying on traditional approaches in education is swiftly fading out to give way for newer and more relevant ways of preparing students for modern society. One way that teachers are achieving this is by applying 21st-century skills in their lessons. These skills are often refered to as the […]