Engage Students in Learning

By Nancy Mikhail Teacher-directed vs. student-directed…This is an ongoing topic, but one that is very important. Thankfully, most schools are straying away from teacher-directed teaching and moving on to student-directed teaching. Student-directed teaching focuses on the students, how they learn, and how they are involved in learning. It’s more than simply working out of workbooks, […]

Inquiry-Based Learning: Enticing Student Curiosity

Inquiry-Based Learning By: Sherry Mohr One of my research projects is focused on inquiry-based learning within the classroom. I want to test how inquiry-based learning affects student engagement. Engagement is a buzzword making headlines within education. It is a construct that teachers base entire curriculums off, and an abstract that many hope to achieve amongst […]