Innovative Strategies to Promote Academic Success

In his book, Effective Educational Environments, Jean Stockard examines classroom environmental factors that promote student achievement. Stockard approaches these factors from a social, psychological, and then physical environment in the schools. Stockard also notes that, “Completion of certain levels of schooling, more than simply learning a given amount of material, facilitates entry into occupations” (Stockard … Continue reading Innovative Strategies to Promote Academic Success

Positive Education

https://www.ggs.vic.edu.au/School/Positive-Education/What-is-Positive-Education Positive Education is a new trend in the field of Education that introduces the science of positive psychology into the school curriculum. Dr. Martin Seligman is the pioneer of both positive psychology and positive education. He has successfully seen his research-oriented approach implemented at the Geelong Grammar School in Australia. In Seligman's book, Flourish, he explains … Continue reading Positive Education