Archive for the 'Research and Evaluation'

Iowa school poverty and report card rankings

Retweet 0 Share 39 14 Google +1 5 Pin it 0 My local high school recently was named the top high...
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Option 3: Actually USE the smartphones

Retweet 0 Share 16 27 Google +1 7 Pin it 0 Murphy & Beland’s recent study is making...
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Principal 2.0 (new book!)

Retweet 0 Share 6 4 Google +1 3 Pin it 0 Remember last September when I made available for...
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State department educational policy advocacy: “Evidence-based” or puffery?

Retweet 0 Share 6 1 Google +1 3 Pin it 0 One of the Iowa Department of Education’s...
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Text complexity in the early grades: Shooting ourselves in the foot?

Retweet 0 Share 12 1 Google +1 1 Pin it 1 Here are some quotes from the most recent issue of...
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5 videos on connected learning from the Digital Media and Learning Research Hub [VIDEOS]

Retweet 0 Share 30 15 Google +1 31 Pin it 12 Here are four very powerful videos from the Digital...
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Publishing in a print journal is only minimally ‘public’

Retweet 0 Share 0 0 Google +1 0 Pin it 0 Let’s face it. “Publishing”...
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Parents believe that technology can improve students’ learning

Retweet 0 Share 8 1 Google +1 4 Pin it 0 research from the CEA showed that three-quarters of U.S....
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When children are simply taught

Retweet 0 Share 2 0 Google +1 5 Pin it 0 studies have found that when children are simply taught,...
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“Time on task” is less important for higher-level understanding and creativity

Retweet 0 Share 3 1 Google +1 7 Pin it 0 the nature of the task helps to determine the...
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