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The Reparative Power of Relationships

Many schools around the country strive to support students who have experienced trauma—and that work is always rooted in strong relationships.

February 26, 2021 | Edutopia
A Sense of Security Is Key for Students

A warm smile can go a long way toward helping a middle or high school student who is struggling academically.

February 26, 2021 | Edutopia
3 Strategies to Help Students Move From Start to Finish in PBL

Between the launch of a project-based learning unit and the final presentation, targeted instruction and feedback are crucial for student success.

February 24, 2021 | Edutopia
New Research Makes a Powerful Case for PBL

Two new gold-standard studies provide compelling evidence that project-based learning is an effective strategy for all students—including historically marginalized ones.

February 21, 2021 | Edutopia
Guiding Students to Be Independent Problem-Solvers in STEM Classrooms

Teaching high school students how to plan to solve a problem in science, technology, engineering, and math is a crucial step.

February 12, 2021 | Edutopia
Ensuring That All Students Can See Themselves in STEM

Meeting professionals of color in science, technology, engineering, and math can be a game changer for high school students.

February 8, 2021 | Edutopia
Students Excel When They Find Purpose—So How Do We Help Them?

By connecting learning to the real world, students begin to see themselves as a catalyst for change within it.

January 22, 2021 | Edutopia
5 Ways to Promote Healthy Discourse During Project-Based Learning

Encouraging middle and high school students to talk through differences of opinion can make for stronger projects and greater learning gains.

January 20, 2021 | Edutopia
Modernizing Career and Technical Education

As jobs increasingly require new skills, high schools revive programs that help students explore careers in the course of their studies.

December 3, 2018 | Edutopia