BrightFish Blog

Pedagogy
Sue Koch

Reading is hard, so let’s break it down

Many students struggle with reading – two-thirds of 8th-grade students read below proficiency levels (NAEP 2019). It’s only natural to avoid something we find difficult, but for struggling readers, that means less reading, less learning, and ultimately more frustration as the deficit grows over time.

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Distance Learning
Sue Koch

Connecting virtual classrooms? Make it personal.

Online and hybrid classrooms are here to stay. While it’s been a pretty chaotic back-to-school experience for everyone, teachers are adopting innovative techniques to connect with students wherever they are learning. Digital platforms provide the connection tools, but truly engaging students in a meaningful way

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