Vol. 11, No. 3

Virtual Schoolteacher

Online education works for teachers and students

Teachers Swap Recipes

Educators use web sites and social networks to share lesson plans

Future Schools

Blending face-to-face and online learning

High Schoolers in College

Dual enrollment programs offer something for everyone

Thou Shalt Not Say Jesus

Do elementary school students have free-speech rights?

Evaluating Teacher Effectiveness

Can classroom observations identify practices that raise achievement?

Eighth-Grade Students Learn More Through Direct Instruction

Students learned 3.6 percent of a standard deviation more if the teacher spent 10 percent more time on direct instruction. That’s one to two months of extra learning during the course of the year.

Newsletter

Notify Me When Education Next Posts a Big Story