Episode 7: The Best Ways to Study, Mixed Grade Classrooms, and the First High School SiriusXM StationDon't just listen, join the conversation! Tweet us at @AcademicaMedia or with the hashtag #BigIdeasinEducation with questions or new topics you want to see discussed. This week on the show, Ryan, Frankie, and Sarah are rounding up new developments in education research and school news. Sarah presents interesting new research about what the strongest studying practices are. Frankie introduces new experimental grade-mixing in schools and how they're producing better results than the traditional single-grade class. And Ryan talks about an amazing development this week from within our charter school network: the first high school SiriusXM radio station in America. Find the articles down below!
- Sarah: https://www.kqed.org/mindshift/49750/a-better-way-to-study-through-self-testing-and-distributed-practice
- Frankie: https://www.districtadministration.com/article/breaking-age-barrier-in-k12-schools https://www.educationnews.org/k-12-schools/bullying-less-common-in-schools-with-larger-grade-spans/
- Ryan: https://www.radioworld.com/news-and-business/slam-launches-studentrun-national-radio-channel