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[Summer School Success] Meeting the Needs of Every Student

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Madison Michell

Nearly a year and a half ago, Bloomington Jr. High School (BJHS) in Bloomington, Illinois, sought a solution to remedy its summer school struggles. They turned to Edmentum's fully accredited virtual school, EdOptions Academy to solve challenges of rising costs, scheduling issues, and curriculum inconsistencies.

[Digital Learning Day] Embracing the Shift Toward Online and Blended Learning

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Winnie O'Leary

Thanks to technology, content can be available for student learning on a 24/7 basis. Individual needs and learning styles can be addressed more successfully, and learners become more responsible and accountable for their own education. This Digital Learning Day, let’s look at online learning through the eyes of a classroom teacher and consider how teaching practices must evolve to meet the needs of today’s unique learners.

Three Key Factors for Student Success in a Virtual Program

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Ana Dowling

Virtual classes can open the academic world to students in all levels of education. However, when starting an online class students must be aware of three key factors that will help them succeed.

Marzano Best Practices: Tip #13

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Mandy Groen

Marzano Best Practices Tip #13 is all about making sure students have the resources they need to succeed.

Marzano Best Practices: Tip #12

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Mandy Groen

Marzano Best Practices Tip #12 identifies the need to treat all students equally.

Marzano Best Practices: Tip #11

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Mandy Groen

Marzano Best Practices Tip #11 is about giving learners the chance to ask questions.

Marzano Best Practices: Tip #1

by
Mandy Groen

The Marzano Research Laboratory (MRL) conducted a study to evaluate the relationship between student learning

Implementing Effective Strategies for English Language Learners - Part IV

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Shari Rios

A few months ago, I began a series, Putting Theory into Practice: Implementing Effective Strategies for English Language Learners.

Marzano Best Practices in Online Learning

by
Andrea Gronberg

Despite the explosive growth of online learning, there is a shortage of research that examines the effect of instructional strategies on student academic outcomes in an online learning environment.

Giving Students Hope

by
Scott Lobdell

The Story of Beacon High Alternative School in Collier County, Florida

Local Libraries in Virtual Education

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Scott Lobdell

In 2003 I oversaw the implementation of the Palm Beach County School District’s virtual credit recovery program and was approached by the Palm Beach County Library System and the West Palm Beach Municipal Recreation Department.

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