Digital cultures and technology are changing the world, and community-based, youth-serving organizations can play a critical role. To help prepare for this role, Reclaiming Digital Futures, an initiative of Susan Crown Exchange (SCE) and University of California, Irvine, has developed a toolkit that shares effective practices for equitable, youth-oriented digital learning.
Executive function and self-regulation(EF/SR) skills provide critical supports for learning and development, and while we aren’t born with these skills, we are born with the potential to develop them through interactions and practice.
Enhancing and Practicing Executive Function Skills with Children from Infancy to Adolescence is a 16-page guide provided as a free download by the Center on the Developing Child at Harvard University.
The MindShift podcast investigates innovations and issues that are shaping how children learn. Topics include “How Teachers Designed a School Centered On Caring Relationships,” “Why Ninth Grade Can Be a Big Shock For High School Students,” and “Overcoming Childhood Trauma: How Parents and Schools Work to Stop the Cycle.”
What type of learning system do educators need to deliver 21st-century outcomes for all students? Education Redesign is an online professional development program for school leaders, education policymakers, K–12 teachers, and others committed to helping all students achieve success.
Waldorf University offers one of the most affordable ways to earn your Master’s in Education online. With two concentrations available, Waldorf’s graduate programs provide the foundation for your career advancement.
* The Master of Education degree with a concentration inleadership will assist you in developing leadership skills, fostering community relations, and maximizing classroom management. This degree is perfect for current educators interested in pursuing careers such as a testing coordinator, lead teacher, corporate trainer, or general educational leader.
* The Master of Education degree with a concentration in teaching and learning provides the platform to assist you in bolstering teaching effectiveness and embracing student-centered instruction. Graduates are prepared to pursue careers such as a community education coordinator, lead teacher, or curriculum specialist.