Building Motivation, Instilling Grit: The Necessity of Mastery-Based, Digital Learning

In the following article Michael Horn hits a “slam dunk” when it comes to helping to motivate the disengaged student. Too many times educational ownership and the ability to move and direct ones own educational direction is all that is need to reengage a struggling student. Our current school structure has created an situation where all learning is directed and orchestrated for our students regardless own interests, which for many creates an atmosphere of boredom. We need to create more blended learning environments that allow students to learn at their own pace and direction but provide for a students need to socialize with peers.

Building Motivation, Instilling Grit: The Necessity of Mastery-Based, Digital Learning

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Indepentant school choice options advocate that desires to assist teachers, parents and families to take an active roll in the education of children.
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