Top teaching and learning trends focus on how students learn

brain image blogFrom brain-based to project-based learning, educators nationwide are experimenting with new teaching and learning strategies that focus on how children learn. This article highlights five key trends, including incorporating music into lessons to improve retention; using games, such as Minecraft and SimCity, to teach academic subjects; and cultivating creativity and curiosity in the classroom through science, technology, engineering and math courses.
KQED.org/Mind/Shift blog
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