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Through a facilitated learning approach students engage in active learning, taking charge of their learning outcomes

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Karen Bonanno

Karen Bonanno posted in mentor circle: Teen Dynamics

Jul 18, 2022 at 05:02

Project-Based Learning: A springboard for developing entrepreneurial skills for the next generation

How A Teacher Turned His Classroom into a High Functioning Non-Profit

This powerful PBL unit turned a ninth-grade classroom into a non-profit—complete with an accounting division, a full-fledged marketing team, and a well-attended fundraising event.
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Angie Stead

Angie Stead created Maintaining Mental Health & Wellbeing

Jul 14, 2022 at 05:33

Discover the unique strengths & capabilities in every child to grow their confidence and self-awareness

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The Genius School Young Entrepreneur PitchFest Competition closed on 30th June. What a challenge it was to choose a winner! So many great business ideas plus lots of variety from online stores & digital platforms, to app development to make...

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Karen Bonanno

Karen Bonanno posted in mentor circle: Genius School Campus

Jul 4, 2022 at 00:08

Intentional goal setting | Smaller achievable goals to action so kids can achieve larger and more long-term goals.

60-Second Strategy: Daily Intentions

By making small goal setting part of the everyday routine, teachers help students build the skills they need to achieve larger and longer-term objectives. Fo...
Karen Bonanno

Karen Bonanno posted in mentor circle: Teen Dynamics

Jun 20, 2022 at 01:23

Some strategies to help students develop their independence when it comes to learning. Telling kids what to learn all the time just keeps them dependent on the teacher. We need to mix it up.

How to Get Students Thinking About Their Own Learning

When students begin to plan, monitor, and evaluate their learning, they develop self-regulation and can set more ambitious goals.
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Karen Bonanno

Karen Bonanno posted in mentor circle: Teen Dynamics

Jun 6, 2022 at 01:10

When writers have a strong purpose beyond a checklist or a score, motivation and creativity can improve. So often, though, our students trudge through a writing process checklist with a given topic, creating a piece that only their teacher, classmates, and parents will see.

5 Authentic Audiences to Ramp Up Students’ Interest in Writing

Young writers appreciate the chance to write for someone other than their teacher.
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Karen Bonanno

Karen Bonanno posted in mentor circle: Genius School Campus

May 24, 2022 at 05:18

12 activities to help young people apply what they learn to their real-world interests.

Authenticity Matters: 12 Ideas To Make Learning ‘Real-World’

From getting feedback from field experts to using project-based learning, here are 12 ideas to make learning more like the 'real world.'
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Tweens, Teens & Young Adults ... Pitch Your Business Idea to Win a Fully Funded Spot at the Young Entrepreneur Academy

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Find out the key elements that need to be in place to help students learn smarter and prepare for their future.

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Karen Bonanno

Karen Bonanno posted in mentor circle: Teen Dynamics

May 17, 2022 at 01:18

I've just released a short and free microdegree on this topic. Check the 'Degrees' tab in this circle to find out more about the 5 Essential Steps you can take to help your children learn smarter.
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Karen Bonanno

Karen Bonanno posted in mentor circle: Genius School Campus

May 11, 2022 at 06:17

What if your true learning potential could get a boost just by changing your mindset!

25 Ways To Develop A Growth Mindset In Children

Athletes will rarely think, "I simply cannot make this shot." Students--for whatever reason--are more likely to say, "I'm not good at tests."
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Karen Bonanno

Karen Bonanno posted in mentor circle: Teen Dynamics

May 4, 2022 at 06:07

With the self-sufficiency necessitated by virtual education, students need help to learn how to study, schedule their time and complete sizable assignments without procrastinating. Often the skills needed as not taught explicitly.

13 Effective Study Strategies to Help Students Learn - MindShift

Daniel Willingham outlines effective study strategies to help students learn in person and via remote learning.
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