Providing students with opportunities to complete real-world projects engages and motivates them and helps them succeed after high school.
A student experiences project-based learning in two different countries.
Why are progressive schools not innovating more?
Deploying a weather balloon engages students in real science and real learning.
Despite the intentions of its advocates, deeper learning has met skepticism from the civil right community.
English language learners need access to a challenging curriculum, not just language development.
How can educators produce large-scale changes that address the instructional core?
States' rejection of common standards might not mean that the states are rejecting deeper learning, but advocates need to be vigilant.
Reflection, courage, and self-advocacy are the hallmarks of deeper learning, a student learns.
Real learning takes care and precision as well as passionate interest.