So here’s the unfortunate–but unavoidable–truth: Not everyone finishes high school. In 2014, 6.5% of our nation’s high school population of 50,468,456 students dropped out or failed to graduate. And in 2017, the average high school dropout rate was 4.7%, contrasting with 3.5% in 2007. Some
Here is the third installment of our Learning Styles Series: Vygotsky’s Zone of Proximal Learning. The zone of proximal development (ZPD) is the range of abilities that an individual can perform with assistance but cannot yet perform independently. These are “proximal” skills because the student
Let’s discuss the benefits of partnering with friends in a study group to knock out your homework and hit the books. Students often find the amount of studying needed to succeed in school overwhelming, but it doesn’t need to be that way. Here is where
LifeTimes – Health and Wellness – Send Kids Off to School Right with a Healthy Breakfast.
As Mama always said, your brain works better when you eat your breakfast! With that in mind, here are a few ideas to keep your stomach happy, your sugar regulated, and your brain in high gear. Whether it’s an apple with a slice of cheese,