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Study: Retention up 10% with Own it!

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  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Retention Soars After Mindset Training Study Attendance and Course Completion Also Rise, Aiding At-risk Students   ATLANTA – April 27, 2016 – Students were 10 percent more likely to remain enrolled in school if they completed a short mindset training course according to a study conducted by Graduation Achievement Charter High … Continued

Human Connection: The Critical Piece to Student Achievement

If we’re really going to move the needle in getting students into college and careers it’s clear that making deep human connections is the key. And the better the connection, the more likely it is to lead to the kind of student achievement we’re all after. So, how can that happen? And how can we … Continued

Can Learner Profiles Accelerate the Teacher-Student Connection?

I noticed a clear counter-theme running through a recent conference: teacher after teacher lamented the time required to establish a productive connection with each student. Good teachers know that creating this connection is worth the time, right? So, why the frustration? “Personalization” was the conference theme, with dozens of promising products and methods put forth. … Continued