Understanding the middle-school mind

10/25/2013 | Edutopia.org

Middle-grades teacher Heather Wolpert-Gawron in this blog post shares an excerpt from her book, in which she describes how the mind of a middle-school student works. She writes that to successfully reach middle-school students, teachers should consider both the stage of brain development and the topics that students are most interested in at that age -- primarily themselves.

View Full Article in:

Edutopia.org

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
School Improvement Officer
Kent School District
Kent, WA
Account Executive - Central Region
NWEA
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Account Manager
NWEA
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
School Reading Coaches
Rowland Reading Foundation
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Elementary School Principal
Kent School District
Kent, WA