Tag Archives: learning

New Feature: Trump Watch

Today I’m beginning a new category for my blog entitled Trump Watch.  It will consist of blog posts specifically related to Donald Trump and how his pronouncements and policies affect learning and human development, especially as it relates to our … Continue reading

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14 Things American Children Learned Today

The election of Donald Trump as president-elect of the United States yesterday sends a number of strong messages to America’s children. Here are 12 things they learned today: You can win if you bully people around; You can make fun … Continue reading

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Metacognition Helps Students ‘Understand Their Gaps & How To Close Them

In this week’s online edition of Education Week I’ve contributed a post on metacognition and its importance for adolescent learning.  There are several other posts on metacognition as well on Ed. Week’s blog ”Classroom Q & A with Larry Ferlazzo. … Continue reading

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Sign Up For My ASCD Webinar on The Power of the Adolescent Brain

On Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 3:00 pm (eastern) and 12:00 pm (pacific), I’m giving a one-hour webinar on my new book The Power of the Adolescent Brain. The webinar is open only to ASCD members, but if you know … Continue reading

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Educators Gather in Edmonton, Alberta for Early Childhood Education Conference

I spoke today in Edmonton, Alberta at the Alberta Teachers Association Early Childhood Education Council annual conference held at the Fantasyland Hotel, located in the West Edmonton Mall, the largest mall in North America (and until 2004, the largest mall … Continue reading

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