A new think tank led by Linda Darling-Hammond can take its inspiration from thousands of students and educators who have been working toward similar goals, says Monica Alatorre of Envision Education.
A renowned physician's examination of improvement science holds lessons for educators, writes Rick Lear of Envision Learning Partners.
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.