7 ways to teach civil discourse to students

If young people are to engage in democracy and society, young people need to learn how to respectfully disagree. Yet, educators often find it challenging to lead discussions on contentious issues.

Ottawa’s gifted student debate heats up

As schools move increasingly towards integrated classrooms, merging students with disabilities and non-special needs students together, where do gifted students fit in this dynamic?

Educators must commit now to tackle grade inflation

Many classroom assessment strategies have a positive impact on student learning but, because they are not standardized, can also contribute to the problem of grade inflation.