Minot Daily Newshttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/category.detail/nav/5005/Educationen-usMon, 2 May 2016 04:18:10 EDTMon, 2 May 2016 04:18:10 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssBe an advocate, not a helicopterhttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/631424.htmlIn recent years, you may have heard the phrase "helicopter parent." From preschool all the way up to college, helicopter parents are causing problems. We say that helicopter parents are hurting education and making professionals want to quit.Wed, 9 Mar 2016 00:00:00 EDTCamp advisers can help parents find a good fithttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/630675.htmlWith more than 7,000 overnight camps in the United States, parents can feel intimidated about choosing the one that's right for their child. Fortunately, there exists an industry ready to help: camp advisers.Tue, 16 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTJust as in sports, practice makes perfect gradeshttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/630676.htmlTraditionally, when a teacher hands out an assignment, a grade will be attached to it. It doesn't matter if it's a worksheet to build skills, a quiz to test understanding, or a project to show growth all of them are graded.Tue, 16 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTBuilding homes, building skillshttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/630483.htmlToys and decorations in the yards at Aspen Circle tell visitors that this is a family neighborhoo.Tue, 9 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTThe Learning Loft is living up to its name at MSUhttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/content.detail/id/630484.htmlStudents who are part of the POWER Center at Minot State University are thrilled with a new study space on the third floor of the Student Center. "I don't even recognize it!" said Allayna Nering, a senior. "It's wonderfu.Tue, 9 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDT