How Can We Better Engage Students?

How Can We Better Engage Students?

ASCD authors Michael Opitz and Michael Ford joined the Core to talk about their latest book. Optiz and Ford talk about methods to re-establish joy in the classroom. We talk about the myths of joy in education and the role affective dimensions play in our overall experience and effectiveness in the classroom.   MICHAEL F.(…)

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How Can Schools Attack Student Obesity Epidemic?

How Can Schools Attack Student Obesity Epidemic?

Schools around this country and the world are looking for ways to support physical fitness while maintaining the tenets of an academically rigorous curriculum. We sat down with Michael Rhattigan, the CEO of Adventure to Fitness, to discuss how schools can better support healthy living habits of their students. Adventure to Fitness is currently working(…)

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ConnectEDU’s Evan Nisonson Talks Transition From School to Career

ConnectEDU’s Evan Nisonson Talks Transition From School to Career

We are starting to see encouraging signs of connection between K-12, Higher Education and corporate America as students are looking for employment options as young adults. ConnectEDU’s CEO Evan Nisonson joined the Core to talk about these ongoing efforts, the role technology plays in assessing the students of today and how we can improve our(…)

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