Diana DeAlba

6 Effective Teaching Techniques Every Math Teacher Should Know

Sadly, with the COVID-19 pandemic, students and teachers were forced to take on the challenges of remote learning rapidly, and many students struggled with this learning method, just as many teachers struggled to give each student the time and attention they needed to thrive.  Teaching mathematics is a challenge, all on its own. Teachers must […]

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What is HB4545 and How Does it Affect Accelerated Learning

What is HB4545 and How Does it Affect Accelerated Learning?

Texas schools have new requirements that ensure their students achieve specific learning targets. These requirements are laid out in House Bill (HB) 4545. Now that this new bill has been passed, you may find yourself wondering how it’ll affect your classroom. Specifically, you may wonder how it’ll affect accelerated learning. How HB 4545 Affects Accelerated

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How to Close the Learning Gap Caused by COVID-19

Students going through their K-12 education amid a global pandemic find themselves further behind benchmarks set by kids before them. Not only have school closures taken a toll on students’ achievement, but the stress and lack of resources for students learning at home have made it so many students are leaving lockdown having made little

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Tips for getting children excited about math

For many children, math doesn’t feel easy or natural, let alone fun. Getting children excited about math, especially when they’re already struggling or distracted, can feel like a Herculean task. And more children than ever are suffering from learning gaps due to the pandemic. How can educators possibly catch kids up and keep them motivated?

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