Learning preferences are more shaped by generational differences than you may expect. Our research team recently released a new white paper on the Research Base and Instructional Design of Edmentum Digital Curriculum that details how our online courses support the unique needs of today's learners.
Meeting the diverse needs of English language learners is a key challenge for administrators and classroom teachers. Edmentum Exact Path was designed to support the kind of individualized instruction these students need, and now the program's efficacy has been backed up with a WIDA PRIME V2 correlation!
Research at Edmentum: Teaming Up with Marzano Research to Understand How Study Island Drives Student Growth
If you are a fan of Dr. Robert J. Marzano, you probably have some idea of why I was so excited to write this blog post. Marzano is a leading researcher in education.
At Edmentum, we work hard each year to invest in our products in ways that will have the greatest impact for educators and the most achievement gains for students. What product enhancements and advances do we plan on delivering this year and what are the benefits customers will see?
Education can be defined as the field of study focused on teaching and learning, which is a fairly broad categorization. As a result, multiple models have been developed that are useful in representing what knowledge is needed to solve problems and in describing what processes exist for understanding a specific domain of knowledge. Let's look at one of these models which is discussed frequently: Norman Webb's Depth of Knowledge (DOK) framework.