Curriculum & Instruction News

September 2015 News for the Stafford Twp School District!

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Inquiry-Based Learning: Developing Student-Driven Questions
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Resources for Using iPads in K-2

Looking for advice on integrating iPads in K-2 classrooms? In this curated guide, we've compiled resources to help you find apps, learn about best practices, and explore ideas for engaging activities. http://www.edutopia.org/ipad-apps-early-elementary-resources
What Makes Good Teaching? A Short Film by Harvard Ed Students

Highlighting Mistakes: A Grading Strategy

A huge part of learning should be on the process and not the end product. When there are mistakes, students tend to accept them and go on with as if nothing needs to change. This method of highlighting errors encourages students to analyze WHY they made that error and how to go about fixing it. https://www.teachingchannel.org/videos/math-test-grading-tips
Fit Lit: How Movement Impacts Learning