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Differentiated Instruction

A Mile Wide and a Mile Deep

Naphtali Hoff | Posted 04.24.2015 | Education
Naphtali Hoff

The tension between breadth and depth is one that will never go away, so long as there are strong curricular demands that we must adhere to. Using these techniques can help teachers better manage this conundrum in a manner that gives students the most rewarding learning experience possible.

More Than a Glorified Teacher's Aide

Naphtali Hoff | Posted 02.23.2015 | Education
Naphtali Hoff

We also are doing a far better job at staffing our schools with the special education personnel that can oversee the progress of these students and offer appropriate advice and support for teachers and parents.

Reinventing the One-room Schoolhouse

Rob Furman | Posted 03.08.2014 | Education
Rob Furman

The amazing thing to me about the one-room schoolhouse is that there was only one teacher in the room teaching multiple grade levels and multiple skill levels, all at the same time. Does this sound familiar? Today we call it differentiating instruction.

Calling all Educators! August is Connected Educators Month.

Esther Wojcicki | Posted 08.04.2012 | Education
Esther Wojcicki

August is an important month for educators. It's Connected Educators Month right now.

The Trouble With Differentiating Differentiation

Dan Ross | Posted 07.17.2012 | Education
Dan Ross

Why are America's high school student so dramatically and devastatingly unprepared to succeed at the highest levels of scholastic achievement? The answer is simple: differentiation.

Another Vague Plan, Part Three: Technology is Not a Panacea

Leonisa Ardizzone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Leonisa Ardizzone

Time and again, the case is made for more technology (computer-based) in the classroom. But there are a few limitations to the reliance on computer-based technology as the solution to our classroom problems.