In order to make opportunities for deeper learning available to all, communities must decide how to define the goal to create a north star without limiting creativity.
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January 09, 2018
January 04, 2018
In this post, Jal Mehta argues that there are ways to integrate the basics within arcs of deeper learning.
December 20, 2017
A lesson about one of students' favorite things enabled them to be historians and scientists and opened deep questions about social justice.
December 11, 2017
A recent article about Success Academy, a charter school network in New York City, highlights the paradox of pursuing student-centered learning in a rigid disciplinary structure.
November 30, 2017
To develop the full range of needed student competencies, a framework from Next Generation Learning Challenges emphasizes depth as well as breadth in content knowledge.
November 17, 2017
Through a performance based on an interdisciplinary project, a High Tech High student learned confidence and "heart and soul."
November 10, 2017
A course developed by Students at the Center Fellows enables teachers to learn how to introduce student-centered learning in their classrooms.
September 27, 2017
Working with states at the leading edge of educational innovation helped a summer fellow at CCSSO learn about the importance of taking risks.
September 08, 2017
A star-studded television special highlighting promising school designs is exciting, but true transformation will need the efforts of hundreds of thousands of educators, working together.
August 16, 2017
A new white paper outlines the research that undergirds the policies and practices of a successful school network.