Provide clarity about structure of class, exam breakdown, and learning modalities
When structures and skills are made transparent for students, they’re better positioned to engage in building their own understanding. Providing students with clear guidelines about class assignments, an understanding of how the exam is structured and how to prepare for it, and the idea that everyone learns differently are powerful tools for success.
We suggest implementing these strategies:
Explore Student Experiences Throughout the School Year
Click on each critical period to explore student experiences.
Due to varying school schedules and contexts, the exact timing of the critical periods will differ by school and even by class. The months provided are a guide for where teachers should be looking for experiences based on time of year.