Minot Daily Newshttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/category.detail/nav/5005/Educationen-usTue, 28 Jun 2016 03:46:45 EDTTue, 28 Jun 2016 03:46:45 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssNot the change you thinkhttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/633967.htmlAs I've been reading people's responses to the reevaluation of the Common Core standards for the state of North Dakota, it has become abundantly clear to me that many people really don't know what Common Core is or even what they are celebrating.Tue, 17 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTBe an advocate, not a helicopterhttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/631424.htmlIn recent years, you may have heard the phrase "helicopter parent." From preschool all the way up to college, helicopter parents are causing problems. We say that helicopter parents are hurting education and making professionals want to quit.Wed, 9 Mar 2016 00:00:00 EDTCamp advisers can help parents find a good fithttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/630675.htmlWith more than 7,000 overnight camps in the United States, parents can feel intimidated about choosing the one that's right for their child. Fortunately, there exists an industry ready to help: camp advisers.Tue, 16 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTJust as in sports, practice makes perfect gradeshttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/630676.htmlTraditionally, when a teacher hands out an assignment, a grade will be attached to it. It doesn't matter if it's a worksheet to build skills, a quiz to test understanding, or a project to show growth all of them are graded.Tue, 16 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTBuilding homes, building skillshttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/630483.htmlToys and decorations in the yards at Aspen Circle tell visitors that this is a family neighborhoo.Tue, 9 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDT