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What Are The National Honor Society Criteria For College Students?

What Are The National Honor Society Criteria For College Students? Apr 30, 2018 by Dale Harris National Honor Society (NHS) membership has long been the marker of a top-notch student. The organization, founded in 1921 is dedicated to recognizing the top performers in 10-12th grades in the United States. But the organization isn’t just about… Read More »

The New Education: How to Revolutionize the University to Prepare Students for a World In Flux

“The most important book I have read in many years.”-Tony Wagner, Harvard University i-lab Expert in Residence, author of Creating Innovators A leading educational thinker argues that the American university is stuck in the past–and shows how we can revolutionize it for our era of constant change Our current system of higher education dates to… Read More »

Culturally Responsive Teaching and The Brain: Promoting Authentic Engagement and Rigor Among Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students

A bold, brain-based teaching approach to culturally responsive instruction To close the achievement gap, diverse classrooms need a proven framework for optimizing student engagement. Culturally responsive instruction has shown promise, but many teachers have struggled with its implementation―until now.   In this book, Zaretta Hammond draws on cutting-edge neuroscience research to offer an innovative approach… Read More »