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Meaningful & Meaningless Learning – 23 Things A Teacher Should Never Ask A Student To Do | TeachThought

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It’s fine to start with an academic standard, but standards aren’t meaningful to students. Either make the work meaningful, or shelve it until you can. If you can’t, ask someone in our department, building, or PLN. If they can’t, let’s rally to change the standard.

Read more: 23 Things A Teacher Should Never Ask A Student To Do | TeachThought

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