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Arts + Letters

From Mozart To Mr. Rogers: Literacy, Music And The Brain [via NPR]

A test that can flag struggling readers before they’re old enough to read and the power of music to help…
Research

How To Raise Brilliant Children, According To Science [via NPR]

Two developmental psychologists break down 21st century skills and give everyday tips for parents on how to instill them. Read…
Administrators

A Different Way to Think about the English-es We Speak with Jamila Lyiscott

We all speak different ways in different contexts.  When students do it, adults sometimes tell them to speak “properly.”  Jamila…
Administrators

Voice, Identity, and Relevance in Learning with Ernest Morrell

Ernest Morrell delivers a thorough and powerful address on the importance of taking student voice, identity, and relevance in schools.…
Equity

Diversity in Education with Yolanda Sealey-Ruiz

Few people speak as powerfully about issues of equity, race, and culture in education has Dr. Sealey-Ruiz.  She weaves research…
Equity

David Berliner on Where Teacher Evaluation Goes Wrong

No one makes so compelling and cogent a case for how policymakers have gone so far adrift in trying to introduce…
Administrators

Here’s how witnessing violence harms children’s mental health [via The Conversation]

Children who report high levels of exposure to violence (either as witness or victim) report the highest levels of depression,…
Administrators

Play to Learn, Duh! | The New York Times

Over the past 20 years, scientists have come to understand much more about how children learn. Jay Giedd, a neuroscientist…
Research

Study: Video Games Aren’t THAT Bad, Actually | The Hechinger Report

This is the kind of research every kid trying to convince his parents to let him play video games dreams about:…
Administrators

New Study: Black Students Who Are Taught Racial Pride Do Better In School | Clutch Magazine

“Our study provides empirical evidence that the longstanding practice in the African American community of cultivating racial pride and preparing…
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