6 Most Popular Synchronous and Asynchronous Learning Tools for Distance Learning

Success in the distance learning field requires having the right tools. Regardless of whether your school is seeking to utilize a synchronous learning environment or an asynchronous learning environment, finding the right tools is a must. Let’s take a closer … Continue reading

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Understanding Synchronous and Asynchronous Distance Learning Environments

Distance learning has recently taken on new meaning. Students, educators, and parents all over the world are adapting to students learning online. As a school administrator, you may ask: What considerations should be given to choosing a distance learning program … Continue reading

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How to Improve and Teach Reading Effectively

Reading Methodology There are several known researched-based theories on Effective Reading Instruction. The most prominent ones are: Phonetics- Linguistic Approach Phonetics is first taught in pre-k and kindergarten. However, the greatest fallacies occur when the sounds are taught improperly. Keep … Continue reading

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Increase Your Chances to Score better on Different Item Types You May Face in the State Assessments

State assessments across the country use a variety of item types to measure student progress according to each state’s standards. Popular item types students are likely to encounter selected response, evidence-based selected response, and technology-enhanced constructed response. Below you’ll find … Continue reading

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StepUp to the Right Solution for Your Campus

Are you having difficulty in choosing the best assessment rehearsal program for your school? Lumos Learning has the answer! What are you looking for? Practice assessments that mimic your state assessment? Remedial and deep remedial lessons to close achievement gaps? … Continue reading

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How Smart Board Quizzes Help Engage Students in the Classroom

Teaching has always been a challenge because students, like people in general, can get distracted easily. But with technology continually advancing in recent years and more and more students owning smartphones, being a classroom teacher can easily feel like a … Continue reading

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How to Measure the Effectiveness of Your District-Level Learning Program

Public education is a high stakes endeavor. Students, parents, and community members have expectations for a school district to effectively educate its students. On top of this are state standardized assessments, which result accountability scores for a district. For these … Continue reading

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Student Discipline in the Millennial Age

Many parents remember student discipline from their school years consisting of such things as standing in the corner, writing punishment assignments, Saturday detentions, or out of school suspensions. In 2014, the Department of Education issued guidelines for schools to reconsider … Continue reading

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