Provisions in the Senate-passed reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act can help high school students become better prepared for postsecondary education.
A new book from Getting Smart offers suggestions for how parents can deepen learning for all students.
Teachers can design pathways that improve the arc of students' and schools' performance, says Susan Fairchild of New Visions for Public Schools.
A project in a London classroom shows what rigorous instruction and learning can be, says a teacher at High Tech High Chula Vista.
Techniques that enable a humanities teacher from High tech High to persist and succeed at running can be applied to enable students to read effectively.
Teachers as well as students need to think, feel, and do in order to learn, says a teacher at High Tech High.
Leaders from the national, state, classroom levels discuss the implementation of educators competencies for learner-centered teaching, developed by the Council of Chief State School Officers and Jobs for the Future.
An effort led by Jobs for the Future and the Council of Chief State School Officers has identified the competencies educators need to lead personalized learning effectively.
Research-based practices have been shown to help students with disabilities learn deeply, argues Rafael Heller of Jobs for the Future.
A five-week summer program for 1,200 students in the Bay Area proved to be a rich learning experience for students and educators alike.