We spend a lot of time thinking about what, when, and how students learn best. But where is just as important. Students participating in Teach to One: Math learn in an environment that is carefully designed to create a positive, inspirational, and fun environment for learning. Every Math Center is different. Some […]
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In 2012, Chicago’s William P. Gray Elementary School became one of the first schools in the country to adopt Teach to One: Math. In doing so, the Gray math team reoriented every academic and operational aspect of its learning model around its students’ individual needs.
Nearly six years later, Gray’s
Amanda Martinez knew that she and her colleagues had to do things differently. For the math team at Taos Middle School in Taos, New Mexico, a one-size-fits-all approach wasn’t working for students, most of whom enter below grade level. Meeting their diverse learning needs would be crucial for developing lifelong
Achievers, Leaders, Innovators, Champions, and Scholars. These are Mendota Junior High School’s (MJH) visions for its students, and are reflected in its Teach to One: Math program.
The students are right out of elementary school, so much about this school year for them is different. Students making the move
William P. Gray Elementary School in Chicago is starting its sixth year of Teach to One: Math (TTO). In that time, it has seen three different portals, a range of virtual vendors come and go, and over 1,200 students engaging in Teach to One: Math’s personalized learning model. Amid the
What does social and emotional learning look like in a Teach to One: Math (TTO) classroom? At Camp Creek Middle School last week, it was a series of “Get-to-Know-You” activities designed to build interpersonal skills and establish stronger connections between students and teachers.
Camp Creek Middle School officially kicked off
For Kathy Healy, the joy of teaching comes from seeing the process of learning unfold in the classroom.
“I enjoy watching students learn,” says Healy, a math teacher at Nathan Hale Middle School. “The AHA! moment, when they finally get it. That’s my passion.”
Healy is part of the
Congratulations are in order for Camp Creek Middle School, which has embraced personalized learning en route to achieving exemplary gains in math.
Fast growing math scores. CCMS achieved a 94% increase in proficient and distinguished math scores @NewClassrooms https://t.co/fwTAyKGNh1
— Keynun Campbell (@CampCreek_MS) July 22, 2017
Some moments change us forever.
I became principal of Bennie Dover Jackson Middle School in 2010. It was a school in trouble. It had one of the highest rates of arrests in the state of any middle school. It was a school where only one in three students was