Tag: Learning

Learning by Voting: Students Want the Right to Make a Difference in Real Life

In recent years, students have led climate marches, gun control rallies and walkouts protesting federal immigration


Work or Online Learning? Families Experiencing Homelessness Face Impossible Choices

Remote learning can be difficult for children without an adult at home to supervise everything from


Learning About Christopher Columbus By Putting Him on Trial

A classmate defending Columbus jumped in: “Do Columbus’s men have minds? Do they know right from


5 Tips for Embracing Outdoor Learning in Any Setting

Those precautions can bring other challenges, though. In a virtual course for teachers about outdoor learning,


Why Not Vote As You're Learning Civics? Young Activist Pushes To Lower Voting Age To 16

Okeke said 16-year-olds, in particular, are poised to translate their civic education into civic engagement. The


In Internet Dead Zones, Rural Schools Struggle With Distanced Learning

Her kids started back to school in person, at least for now. Across the country as


What the Shortcomings of EdTech Mean for Improving Distance Learning and Schools

But now that so many students are being taught online via distance learning during a pandemic,


Some 'Learning Hubs' Offer Free Child Care And Learning — But Only For A Lucky Few

The city of New York has pledged to create 100,000 spots; San Francisco, 6,000. The YMCA


A Growing Demand For Wilderness Education May Widen Learning Inequality

Asher spent three weeks at Earthwork camp this summer, with the kids all in masks and


We’re All New This Year: How Advice for Rookie Teachers Can Help Everyone During Virtual Learning

The basic rookie problem, she explained, is a combination of exhaustion, high sensitivity about making mistakes