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What Successful Acceleration Looks Like

Mr. Cramer’s seventh-grade world history students are struggling. Not only do they rarely complete their homework, they struggle to read the assigned chapters in class and they often fail to understand how the various historical events they are learning relate. So, for his next unit, he gives students an anticipation guide. He gives students six […]

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Keeping Up, NOT Catching Up

When I first started teaching, no matter how well I planned, there were always some students who did not do well on the summative assessment. Other students lagged behind the rest of the class because of HUGE learning gaps. What frustrated me the most, was that these students were capable, they could understand the material […]

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