5 Pro Tips for Improving Student Writing with BHP Score

Jason Manning, BHP Teacher New York, USA Note from BHP Team: You may have heard - BHP Score got a makeover this year!  (Read more about that announcement here.) The free essay-scoring service now allows grading on all ten unit Investigations! Plus, students get formative feedback as they write, which opens up all kinds of possibilities … Continue reading 5 Pro Tips for Improving Student Writing with BHP Score

New Year, New Tools: BHP Score Upgrade for SY 18/19

BHP Team Throughout the BHP course, we put a lot of emphasis on writing, and the results are compelling. Our research shows that with clear, consistent feedback over the course of a year, students get better at writing. Great! How do we get even better, faster? Increase how often we give students feedback on their … Continue reading New Year, New Tools: BHP Score Upgrade for SY 18/19

Three Ways to Use “Origin Story” in Class

David Burzillo, BHP Teacher Massachusetts, USA Note from the BHP Team: Each of the three classroom activities below, all created by BHP teacher Dave Burzillo, references chapter 12 of David Christian’s new book, Origin Story. We’ve made the entire chapter available for free to current and prospective BHP teachers. Download here. 1. Poster Activity: The … Continue reading Three Ways to Use “Origin Story” in Class