Jack Mefford is the Principal of Lighthouse Christian Academy in Santa Monica, CA. He’s overseen the development of this small, faith-centered high school into a program-rich academically rigorous endeavor serving…
At its core, project-based learning aims to give students a more active, hands-on approach to learning, touching on real-life skills that students can develop in school and then carry out as adults. Read on to learn the key ingredients to successful project-based strategies – and a few things to avoid.
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There are many strengths that introverts bring to society, benefiting our culture greatly. Here are some ways teachers can help students and parents recognize these strengths and help them thrive in their own ways.