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STEM Education

Making Good Teachers Great | EdTechDigest

A Teach for America strategist designs a tech platform to improve new teacher training. INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero As a first-year science teacher, Adam Geller wanted to be a great science teacher. “And yet,” recalls Adam, “not one single person with science coaching expertise ever walked through my classroom doors.” Turns out he wasn’t…
STEM Education

The Importance of Proportional Reasoning | Robomatter, Inc.

Proportional reasoning is the ability to make comparisons between objects using multiplicative thinking instead of additive thinking. This means that instead of describing something as “smaller than” or “bigger than,” students learn to think about relationships in terms like double, half, three-times greater, etc.