To create a culture of iteration and experimentation while developing broader computational thinking and technology literacy skills, students and teachers need to harness the power of play.
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March 01, 2017
Instead of always talking about technology, we need to shift the conversation such that we start to better define student learning.
February 21, 2017
Blade Kotelli, Senior Experience Designer at Sonos, describes how design is a lens for understanding how to shape the world around us.
February 10, 2017
Whether the goal is design thinking or deeper learning, ensuring that all teachers and administrators have an opportunity to learn may be most critical for long-term success.
January 23, 2017
The hallmark of ambitious instruction is teaching and learning that moves beyond the straightforward communication of facts and skills to instruction that has teachers and students making meaning of rich academic content.
January 13, 2017
Assessment is a measurement, and evaluation is assessment with a value judgment. Only the former is essential to launching change in schools.
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In improving schools for students, it is more important to get one system right than it is to pick the one right system.
December 09, 2016
Schools that keep getting better are places where the adults love learning with one another and model that passion for students.
November 29, 2016
Video and ideas from the forthcoming Launching Innovation in Schools MOOC that explains four ways that school leaders can support innovation.