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Friday, April 15, 2016
Educational Links 4/16/15
How Teachers Can Provide Equal Learning in a World of Unequal Access
In addition to academic topics such as science, math, and language,
social skills are one of the most important skill sets learned mostly by
osmosis during the school day. Students learn how to interact with
peers both within their grade and outside of it, as well as with
authority figures in the form of teachers, parents, and other adults.
There are complex power dynamics that occur even at the elementary level
that stay with students throughout school and into their adult lives at