Upon implementing this new instruction technique, now referred to as “flipping the classroom,” the high school’s discipline dropped 30 percent, the failure rate declined 33 percent, and the college acceptance rate increased 80 percent.
If you’re the parent of an elementary schooler, there’s a good chance you are hearing a lot about project-based learning this semester.
A recent report anticipates that Australian workforce dynamics will change significantly over the next 20 years. The report predicts changes in traditional employment models, greater entrepreneurial activity, and diversification into new industries across the country. Following this report, Hobsons conducted a survey of school counsellors and other educators to determine how students are being prepared for the changing economy. The results give a picture of tertiary and career preparation for students across Australia.
What do the schools of the future look like? For some, micro-society schools may be the answer.
Every year, millions of students who may qualify for federal aid to pay for college through the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) fail to apply for it.
As high school graduation season approaches, it’s time to celebrate our students’ success. But while high school completion is an important milestone, we know it’s just the beginning when it comes to preparing students for the 21st century workforce.
To wrap up our blog series on student engagement, here are some quick takeaways in 3 easy steps to increase student engagement.
If you think it is difficult to get students excited about learning Chemistry, it is decidedly less hard to get them excited about learning about themselves. So why not harness that willingness to engage and put it to good use, in the form of self-discovery?
When students are faced with social or emotional challenges, connecting them to an adult role model can often provide the support they need to stay in school.
Learn how getting real-life professionals to talk about their careers is an excellent way to help connect learning to life and keep students engaged in school.