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4 Questions Answered About Exact Path Building Blocks

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Madison Michell

In the context of our K-8 individualized learning program, Exact Path, a Building Block is a lesson that targets a particular prerequisite skill and is introduced into the student’s learning path when remediation is needed. Today, we’ll examine Building Blocks by answering four key questions you may have about this exciting new feature.

ESSA, Accountability, and Personalized Learning: Implementing Response to Intervention at the High School Level

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Winnie O'Leary

Response to intervention (RTI) is a skills-based, growth- and mastery-focused approach that has been used in elementary schools for a long time. With implementation of ESSA, it’s also an approach that high schools will likely be expected to adopt much more frequently.

How Teachers Can Support Students with Dyslexia in the Elementary Classroom

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McKenna Wierman

When you understand what dyslexia is and how to work around it, you give dyslexic students in your class a better shot at success. Dyslexia has nothing to do with intelligence or ability; and while there is no magical cure for dyslexia, it can be overcome.

IDEA, IEPs, Co-Teaching Strategies, and More: The Teachers’ Ultimate Guide to Trends in Special Education

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Winnie O'Leary

Special education—it’s a broad and incredibly complex topic.

Meeting the Challenge of Intervention: How Edmentum’s Online Programs Support Student Success

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Chris Bolyard

Advances in instructional technology are giving educators stronger and more reliable tools to meet the growing challenge of providing effective interventions for diverse student populations. We're wrapping up our series by looking at how Edmentum programs can support your intervention efforts.

Meeting the Challenge of Intervention: Implementation and Technology at the Secondary Level

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Chris Bolyard

Advances in instructional technology are giving educators stronger and more reliable tools to meet the growing challenge of providing effective interventions for diverse student populations. We're continuing our series by considering the specific challenges secondary educators face.

Meeting the Challenge of Intervention: Implementation and Technology at the Elementary Level

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Chris Bolyard

Advances in instructional technology are giving educators stronger and more reliable tools to meet the growing challenge of providing effective interventions for diverse student populations. We're continuing our series by discussing the specific challenges elementary educators face.

Meeting the Challenge of Intervention: 3 Must-Have Features to Look for in Technology

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Chris Bolyard

Advances in instructional technology are giving educators stronger and more reliable tools to meet the growing challenge of providing effective interventions for diverse student populations. We're continuing our series by discussing key tech features to look for.

How Chronic Absenteeism Affects Student Achievement

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McKenna Wierman

When school absences become a pattern, the negative impacts quickly add up. We're taking a close look at what chronic absenteeism is, how it affects student achievement, and what's being done to address the issue.

Meeting the Challenge of Intervention: Teachers, Technology, and the Keys to Student Success

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Chris Bolyard

Advances in instructional technology are giving educators stronger and more reliable tools to meet the growing challenge of providing effective interventions for diverse student populations. Today, we're starting a new series exploring these challenges, and how educators are leveraging technology to personalize learning and improve student outcomes.

By the Numbers: The Landscape of Elementary Education

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Sarah Cornelius

Elementary education is about much more than the basic “3 R’s” of reading, writing, and arithmetic. We’re digging into three important questions related to the elementary landscape today by taking a close look at what the latest facts and statistics say.

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