Curriculum & Instruction
Where K-12 students can get homework help from college tutors
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology and Harvey Mudd College staff nightly homework hotlines for high school and middle school students who need help with math and science. The college tutors don't just serve up the answers, however, they aim to guide the younger students toward solving the problem themselves.
How not to get distracted by educational fads
Former administrator Mike Schmoker offers a warning: Research shows little evidence that many current educational fads have significantly improved achievement. At DA's September summit for chief academic officers, he will tell curriculum directors what they should prioritize.