Scaffolding Online Student Success

Scaffolding Online Student Success | Faculty Focus

Where did it all go wrong? Professor Elavor* just wrapped up what she hoped would be a successful semester of her new online course-Introduction to Natural Sciences. Unfortunately, the course ended with a giant thud. For their final projects, students were asked to write an essay illustrating the connection between chemistry and biology and the impact of these sciences on industry and society.

The Importance of Parental Involvement for Student Success

The Importance of Parental Involvement for Student Success

There is robust research about the different factors that influence student achievement. While teacher skill and communication is important, there are a number of influential factors for student success that happen outside of school. In fact, research shows that supportive behavior from parents or guardians correlates with student achievement.

The Secret to Student Success? Teach Them How to Learn.

The Secret to Student Success? Teach Them How to Learn. – EdSurge News

Sometimes the details former students recall from class is nothing short of amazing. A few years ago I had a student named Abby in my history class, who had always been in self-contained special education classrooms. Her teacher wanted her in my class for socialization purposes, and she did well.