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Ask the Expert: Online Learning vs. Classroom Learning

Thursday, June 4, 2020
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Christine Greenhow, associate professor of educational technology in the College of Education, 2018 Recipient of MSU’s Teacher-Scholar Award,  answers questions about online and classroom learning. Q: What are the advantages of online learning,…

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Tending to Young Children’s Mental Health During COVID-19

Wednesday, June 3, 2020
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Charis Wahman, assistant professor in the Department of Counseling, Educational Psychology and Special Education in the College of Education, shares four research-based strategies to provide common school supports at home. COVID-19…

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Helping Michigan Families Stay Home with Free, Online Parenting Video Series

Monday, May 18, 2020
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Michigan State University researchers Kendal Holtrop and Amol Pavangadkar partered with the Michigan Parent Management Training — Oregon model (PMTO™) program to develop a series of short, research-based parenting…

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Free Program Supports Educators In Remote Teaching

Thursday, May 7, 2020
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As PreK-12 and higher education schools shift to remote teaching in response to the novel coronavirus pandemic, Michigan State University faculty are developing free tools to support educators….

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How Effective Are Language Learning Apps?

Thursday, April 23, 2020

Shawn Loewen – professor of Second Language Studies in Michigan State University’s College of Arts and Letters – became enamored with languages at age 13 when his parents…

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Jada Phelps Moultrie: Keep Home Education Simple

Wednesday, April 22, 2020
Early Intervention, Coaching Model

Since the novel coronavirus hit Michigan, children have been uprooted from meaningful relationships formed in schools, neighborhoods, churches and from extracurricular activities. Additionally, families have been thrust into…

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MSU Department of Theatre Students Get Creative During COVID-19

Tuesday, April 21, 2020
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Just a little over month ago, Michigan State University made the decision to move all face-to-face classes to virtual instruction due to the COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) outbreak. Since…

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MSU Program Provides Free Support to Caregivers of People with Autism

Friday, April 17, 2020
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Recognized each April, World Autism Month aims to increase awareness and acceptance of people with autism. Spartan Caregiver Support, a new Michigan State University program is providing free…

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Report: States Face Daunting Challenges to Address COVID-19 School Closures

Tuesday, April 7, 2020
Students learn and teachers teach at Bennett Woods Elementary School in Okemos on Wednesday November 28, 2012

As the COVID-19 crisis has caused nearly all K-12 public schools nationwide to suspend face-to-face instruction, millions of students are losing opportunities to learn and state governments are…

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MSU Faculty Member Discusses The Future Of Education Amid Covid-19 Crisis

Thursday, April 2, 2020
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Christine Greenhow is an associate professor of educational technology and educational psychology in the College of Education. Greenhow studies online learning environments and has been teaching students face-to-face…

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