Methods and Curriculum

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Why are Some Schools Moving Away from Seat Time?

By The Room 241 Team December 31, 2012

Many schools that have experimented with competency-based learning have begun to adopt that model and move away from the old seat time model. It’s not just a small percentage of schools, either, but rather a substantial number of those that try competency-based programs. What’s all the fuss about? The “fuss” is quite simply that many schools… Read More

This post has been updated as of December 2017. As a teacher considering how you want to approach your means of instruction, you (of course) want to employ a method that is beneficial for all of your students. You want them to enjoy the learning process, and for your classroom to be orderly and controlled…. Read More