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Weekly Education News Update!

This past week, EdSurge discussed the lack of female leadership and diversity on corporate boards, specifically among startup technology companies. “If, as a company, your goal is to make an impact in education, then you need representation in your leadership that can relate to the population you are trying to impact.”

Weekly Education News Update!

The Tennessean discussed the need for diversity among teachers in schools, whether it be more teachers of color, or increasing the number of teachers from rural settings.  It has been proven through research that diverse teachers have a positive effect on student’s educational experience.  Having a diverse staff allows more

Education News Update!

This past week, The New York Times discussed the recommended way to raise a truly bilingual child. It stated that it is very important for the child learning a language to be constantly exposed to it, whether the child is learning one or multiple languages. “Early exposure to more than

Weekly Education News Update!

The Journal published the article 7 Digital Learning Trends, which examined a research project known as Speak Up. The project surveyed more than 514,000 educators, parents, and students over the past few months. One of the main findings was “demand is growing for game-based learning environments and new learning models,

Weekly Education News Update!

Teachers in a Pennsylvania school district discussed new techniques they have implemented in order to move away from the redundant, old style of teaching, consisting of lectures and textbook readings. “Teachers were all feeling a little frustrated. We were craving a change,” Moola, a teacher, recalls. For instance, teachers are