10 Indicators of Efficient Teaching - Learning Beyond the School Day - Dropout Rate Down | Ed Buzz 2015-11-10
Nov 10, 2015
10 Indicators of Efficient Teaching
Efficient teaching is slightly different than 'good' teaching. These are the indicators of efficiency.
If it takes you longer than the first three indicators to agree that this list shows both efficient and GOOD teaching, then we just have to agree to disagree.
How Can We Harness the Power of Learning Beyond the School Day?
Several cities are working to link educational opportunities offered by organizations, museums and schools through digital badges that continue learning post school hours.
The Chicago City of Learning project is working towards getting kids to understand that learning they do outside of school is valuable by attaching learning badges to the activities that they just consider fun.
The Nation’s High School Dropout Rate has Fallen, Study Says
An estimated 750,000 U.S. students dropped out in 2012, down from 1 million in 2008.
The drop out rate fell 25% between 2008 and 2012. Why? This article looks at possible reasons why and where the change has been most noticable.