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Roundup of Education Headlines 12.22.15

Posted by on Dec 22, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

Roundup of Education Headlines 12.22.15

Here are the current headlines in education news that we gathered for you. Click on the title to get to each article. Enjoy! ADHD Patients Show Weaker Connections in Brain Networks Tied to Focus: Study This may sound obvious, but this represents a push in research to use MRI technology to better understand the inner workings of our brains. What is exciting about this type of research is that, combined with what we are learning about a brain’s neuroplasticity, we have hope that we can help children overcome some of their learning challenges in the not-so-distant future. “The...

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Roundup of Education Headlines 10.8.15

Posted by on Oct 8, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

Roundup of Education Headlines 10.8.15

The Joyful, Illiterate Kindergartners of Finland As testing becomes more prevalent in education all over the world, an emphasis on academic rigor is finding its way into the lowest grades, even kindergarten. This is an fascinating article about how Finland, a nation who scores at the highest levels on international tests, approaches kindergarten. Special Needs Education Country Data This isn’t a new publication, but if you haven’t taken our Special Educational Needs course, you may not have come across this resource. Want to read about the state of special needs education in the...

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Roundup of Education Headlines AND Resources 5.12.15

Posted by on May 11, 2015 in Blog | 2 comments

Roundup of Education Headlines AND Resources 5.12.15

The Big Problem With the New SAT There’s a new SAT coming out next year for students in the US. This article outlines the major changes, as well as continued challenges of this type of testing.   IDK – The Reason Every Educator Needs A PLN One of the core values of PACE is that we need a community of other education consultants in order to best serve our families. This article outlines some online spaces where educators can meet and learn from each other about particular topics.   We Give Books Parents can join this free resource to access several hundred new and classic...

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Roundup of Education Headlines 12.9.14

Posted by on Dec 8, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Roundup of Education Headlines 12.9.14

If you’re like me, December is an extra-busy month. I’m trying to wrap up many projects at the same time that the demands of family time and holiday celebrations are increasing. So here’s a short and sweet dose of some of the latest headlines in the world of education, along with encouragement to take care of yourself! Click on the titles below for links to the articles. More Accurate Autism Diagnoses This a small research study, but it indicates that we may have a more accurate way to diagnose autism soon.   Using a Popular Video Game in Education I’m seeing...

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Roundup of Education Headlines 10.27.14

Posted by on Oct 27, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

An American School Immerses Itself in All Things Chinese http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/27/education/an-american-school-immerses-itself-in-all-things-chinese.html?_r=0 This immersion-type education is similar to what our TCKs who attend national school experience every day!     ‘Helicopter Parents’ Can Greatly Hinder Their Child’s Social Life http://www.scienceworldreport.com/articles/18334/20141023/helicopter-parents-can-greatly-hinder-their-childs-social-life.htm Seems to me that many parents on the fields are great at NOT being helicopter parents! What has your...

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