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Whitepaper: Why Empowering Educators is the Key to Student Success

The digital revolution has changed the way students learn. Today’s students are technology masters, however, the use of technology in education has not kept up with students' learning preferences. Inconsistencies and a lack of resources have added to the failure of...

Release: CuroGens Learning to Present at 2017 World Indigenous Peoples Conference on Education

[July 2017] Education technology company CuroGens Learning, along with representatives from the government of Greenland and the European Union’s Erasmus+ educational program, will present a workshop at the 2017 World Indigenous Peoples Conference on Education (WIPCE) in Toronto, Ontario on Friday, July 28. The workshop, titled “The Learning Paradigm Shift,” will be presented by Søren […]

Case Study: European Union Aims to Realign Needs of Student and Teacher in Digital Age

[July 2017] Having grown up with computers, Google and smartphones, students of the millennial generation and younger are very comfortable with the concept of learning via technology. In contrast, traditional pedagogy has not kept pace with the possibilities information technology can offer. Declining graduation rates suggest that a disconnect in learning preferences vs the reality […]

Dropout Recovery Pilot Program in Denmark on Track for 83% Graduation Rate

[July 2017] Gladsaxe Municipality near Copenhagen, Denmark provides free secondary school academic training for students over the age of 18 who have either dropped out or not earned an equivalent secondary diploma or certificate. CuroGens Learning was contracted in August 2016 to begin a 1-year pilot program to help adult dropouts learn compulsory math and Danish […]

In the News: Slim Education Choices for Low Income

[June 2017] Where should you live if you have a tight budget, but want your students to perform well in school? There aren’t many options, according to Education Cities and Great Schools. In the 300 U.S. cities with the largest school-age populations, only about 500 schools (or around 4 percent) have students from low-income families who […]

In the News: Ten Questions for Prospective Teachers

[June 2017] If you’re thinking about going into education, get ready for one of the most exhausting, yet fulfilling jobs on the planet! Here are 10 questions to answer as you consider heading into this career path: Can you manage customer service? Teaching is a customer service job like no other because ultimately, you are […]

How CuroGens Learning Works within The Zone of Proximal Development

[June 6, 2017] Most educators are familiar with The Zone of Proximal Development or ZPD, as developed by Soviet psychologist Lev Vygotsky. It is defined, quite simply, as the difference between what a learner can do without help and what he or she can do with help. Per Vygotsky, each student should be given the […]

"Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire." ~ William Butler Yeats

"Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn." ~ Benjamin Franklin

"You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose." ~ Dr. Seuss

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