Thursday, July 14, 2016

Educational Links 7/15/16

Are Schools Really Broken Or Are We Ignoring the Built-In Inequalities? 

The 8 Best Songs for Growing ADHD Brains 

3 Reasons Kids Struggle With Math And How to Help 

History is being locked away. Google's museum is changing that 

7 Steps to Healing the ADD Brain 

A 4-Part System for Getting to Know Your Students 

1.6 Million Students Go to Schools That Employ Cops But No Counselors

 High school counselors are charged with helping students work through academic or emotional problems. They might be the first line of defense if a student is struggling with depression, anxiety, abuse or other trauma—all factors that might lead to or exacerbate problematic use of drugs. Counselors are also supposed to guide the college application process, helping kids figure out how to get in, pay for school—or whether college is right for them and what kind of continuing education best fits their needs.