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Tips for handling difference of opinion

MiddleWeb SmartBrief | Mar 21, 2017

Focus on critiquing the academic qualities of students' arguments and not their opinions, especially when students' views differ from your own, educator Heather Wolpert-Gawron writes in this blog post. She shares tips for handling such situations and for facilitating robust class discussions and argumentative writing. Edutopia.org (03/20)


Middle-schoolers learn engineering concepts

MiddleWeb SmartBrief | Mar 17, 2017

Educator considers nixing homework

MiddleWeb SmartBrief | Mar 17, 2017

Teacher: Get realistic about technology

MiddleWeb SmartBrief | Mar 23, 2017

Md. middle school teaches "Rock Band"

MiddleWeb SmartBrief | Mar 23, 2017

Researcher seeks to debunk learning myths

MiddleWeb SmartBrief | Mar 23, 2017

5 ways to help students take ownership of new words

MiddleWeb SmartBrief | Mar 23, 2017

Review: The refocusing power of brain breaks

MiddleWeb SmartBrief | Mar 17, 2017

Review: Practical strategies for reading whole novels together

MiddleWeb SmartBrief | Mar 17, 2017

Discipline, race studied at Calif. schools

MiddleWeb SmartBrief | Mar 23, 2017


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