Solutions For Summer Learning Loss

Research shows that teachers typically spend between 4-6 weeks re-teaching material that students have forgotten over the summer! These lazy, hazy months are good for re-charging, however, possibly not so good for brain growth.Here is a list of ideas for reducing...

Failure Is A Stepping Stone

Psychologist Carol Dweck found that people can think about skill in two ways: the fixed mindset and the growth mindset. The fixed mindset is when we see skill as something that we are born with, which makes no sense at all. No baby is born good at math. Everybody...

Different Learning Styles

“ If a child can’t learn the way we teach, maybe we should teach the way they learn.” -Ignacio Estrada Just as our hair, skin, eyes and personalities are different, we all have different processes to which we learn. The traditional structure in American schools...

Common Core, A Year Later

  Common Core has been implemented for 5 years already, however it was only last school year that all of the Santa Barbara and Goleta school districts committed to the reform. So, how is it doing, how are we doing- a year later?   The Common Core standards were...

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