Students demonstrating deeper learning to address difficult issues bring hope, writes Kathleen Cushman.
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A new approach to education helps students set goals for their future and provides mentorship and support to enable them to move toward reaching them.
March 21, 2018
The fast-changing world demands a fundamental transformation in education, not tweaking around the edges.
March 14, 2018
The classic representation of learning does not accurately reflect how students build understanding, says Ron Berger of EL Education.
March 12, 2018
A graduate of an EL Education school in Massachusetts reflects on how his experiences there prepared him for success at Brown University and beyond.
February 21, 2018
A charter school network seeks to transform education by encouraging development of a broad set of competencies, not just those measured in accountability systems.
February 09, 2018
Just like in Olympic sports like swimming, schools should open access to deeper learning to all students.
February 05, 2018
Teachers must learn about students so that they can co-construct learning environments that testify to the fact that all children matter, a High Tech High humanities teacher argues.
January 23, 2018
Leaders of the UK-based Innovation Unit argue that school systems need to rethink what it means to be educated in order to innovate and improve.
January 17, 2018
Powerful cross-disciplinary questions can enable students to dig deeply into current issues and develop deeper understanding and perhaps solutions, writes Kathleen Cushman.