A graduate of High Tech High Chula Vista, now at Dartmouth College, finds that his high school prepared him very well for the Ivy League.
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December 18, 2015
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December 16, 2015
A tradition of marching to mail college applications has created a college-going culture in a school that has affected students as young as fourth graders--and has attracted the attention of the First Lady.
December 14, 2015
Students at Expeditionary Learning schools take to the streets--literally--to show that they and their schools take preparing all students for college seriously.
August 04, 2015
David T. Conley proposes an alternative name for the so-called "non-cognitive" skills that are vital to students' success in college and the workplace.
March 09, 2015
A high school humanities teacher suggests ways for deep learners to stay alive while developing "college prep" skills.