Learning Research Team
Members of the Learning Research Team (LRT) collaborate with faculty to teach skills and strategies that allow students to increase metacognitive awareness, active learning, and a growth mindset.
The LRT offers faculty, students, and families a wide array of resources to support excellent learning and teaching at Riverdale:
- LRT members apply the latest scientific research in working with MS and US faculty to develop differentiated approaches to learning that empower all students to excel in the classroom.
- The LRT offers faculty ongoing professional development opportunities to explore and hone their teaching craft.
- Learning Specialists in the LRT offer targeted academic support for Riverdale students that builds the study skills and learning strategies necessary for intellectual growth at Riverdale and beyond.
- The LRT educates families about educational testing resources and processes educational testing reports from outside evaluators. For more information about the review proces, click here.
A Growth Mindset
Learning Specialist Tiffani Lynch encourages students to step outside of their comfort zone.