Students with dyslexia, like most students, learn best by doing.  Does it make sense, then, that most school systems use the least effective teaching methods (lectures and reading) as their primary teaching methods?

Students with dyslexia, like most students, learn best by doing. Does it make sense, then, that most school systems use the least effective teaching methods (lectures and reading) as their primary teaching methods?

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Average learning retention rates  This is why I love Jigsaw - you learn so much through teaching others.

Average learning retention rates This is why I love Jigsaw - you learn so much through teaching others.

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This is the graphic our OT uses to explain that the work we do at therapy is foundational to academic, behavior, and social skills learning. Wish school people wouldn't act as the f the top of the pyramid is the whole pyramid!

This is the graphic our OT uses to explain that the work we do at therapy is foundational to academic, behavior, and social skills learning. Wish school people wouldn't act as the f the top of the pyramid is the whole pyramid!

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William Glasser--Retention triangle.  http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/05/us/william-glasser-88-psychiatrist-who-promoted-mental-health-as-a-choice-dies.html

William Glasser--Retention triangle. http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/05/us/william-glasser-88-psychiatrist-who-promoted-mental-health-as-a-choice-dies.html

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How Children Learn: (Learning Pyramid) - good argument for project-based learning & student presentations

How Children Learn: (Learning Pyramid) - good argument for project-based learning & student presentations

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Help your students master news and informational text writing with this inverted pyramid graphic organizer.

Help your students master news and informational text writing with this inverted pyramid graphic organizer.

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