Differentiated Instruction

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6 Strategies for Differentiated Instruction in Project-Based Learning

Project-based learning (PBL) naturally lends itself to differentiated instruction. By design, it is student-centered and student-driven, and it gives space for teachers to meet the needs of students…  learn more

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Ed Tip: Differentiated Learning Spaces

To help students maximize their learning, we should provide them with a variety of learning environments. Education technology leader David Thornburg breaks classroom learning spaces into five metaphorical…  learn more

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For the Teachers: Differentiation

Differentiation is adjusting and modifying what skills and concepts students learn, what materials they use, and/or how their learning is assessed based on the needs of the students. Our students are…  learn more

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US Digital Literacy: Differentiation

When we think of differentiation, we think in terms of providing our students a variety of teaching styles so each and every student has an opportunity to learn.…  learn more

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Top Sites for Differentiated Instruction

These online platforms offer a wide variety of tools to help teachers differentiate instruction in their classrooms. Using online digital platforms that combine formative assessment, lesson plans, quizzes,…  learn more

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Reading Rockets: What Is Differentiated Instruction?

Differentiation means tailoring instruction to meet individual needs. Whether teachers differentiate content, process, products, or the learning environment, the use of ongoing assessment and flexible grouping makes this…  learn more

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It seems that “choice board” has now joined the list of educational buzzwords. You may know them by another name such as playlists, menu boards, pathways, tic-tac-toe, or…  learn more

Resilient Educator: What is Differentiated Instruction?

Just as everyone has a unique fingerprint, every student has an individual learning style. Chances are, not all of your students grasp a subject in the same way…  learn more

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7 Reasons You should Differentiate with Learning Stations

Not everyone in your class has the same needs and abilities. Some are not able to do some of the skills needed to perform the grade level work.…  learn more

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Differentiating Instruction: Ideas for individual differences

Whether you teach first grade or AP Calculus, your class is certain to have a variety of learners. Perhaps you have some ESL/ELL students, some learning support, some…  learn more

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Examples of ways to differentiate instruction

TeachersFirst's Thinking Teachers who write our resource reviews often have suggestions that have worked in their classrooms. Open the reviews to the "more" view to see ideas for…  learn more

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In today’s dynamic educational landscape, catering to diverse learners’ unique needs is paramount. Differentiated instruction, an approach that tailors teaching methods to individual student needs, is at the…  learn more

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Better Lesson: Differentiated Lesson Planning

Explore these templates to begin the process of differentiated planning in your classroom  learn more

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Ways To Use Strategies For Differentiated Instruction In Your Classroom

Differentiation is a rational approach to meeting the needs of individual learners, but actually making it possible on a daily basis in the classroom can be a challenge.…  learn more

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9 Ideas For Organizing Differentiated Instruction

Do you WANT to differentiate, but are completely frozen in fear just thinking about all the chaos that COULD ensue in your classroom if you tried it?  Here are…  learn more

Differentiate Lesson Content with ChatGPT

Learn effective prompts for creating lesson outlines and materials, and then differentiating those resources for reading level and language proficiency. Once students are old enough to be reading…  learn more