Education Pioneers recruits, connects, and advances professionals from numerous backgrounds to solve problems from outdoors of the classroom so students and academics succeed within the classroom. The Center on Tradition, Race & Equity partners with schools, practitioners, and communities to assist establish a culturally responsive strategy to instructing and studying. A current partnership with Turner Elementary Faculty in Washington, D.C. helped shift the school neighborhood from a deficit mindset to a strengths-primarily based mindset to enhance the varsity experiences of Black male college students and assist system-wide change. This system resulted in a 60% reduction in school suspensions, a 30% … Read More
At first glance, it could seem that teenagers just really, really hate high school.
When researchers at the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence and Yale Child Study Center asked more than 21,678 U.S. high school students to say how they typically felt at school, nearly 75 percent of their answers were negative. “Tired” topped the list, followed by “bored” and “stressed,” with positive words like “happy” distantly following.
But bad memories tend to be stickier than good ones, so the researchers then took a different tack: At five high schools, they asked more than 470 students to report their feelings