The quality of a school is evident in student work and how it is assessed, says Justin Wells of Envision Learning Partners.
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Integrating standards with project-based learning at Capital City charter school.
November 10, 2015
The idea of making something is transformative, yet schools too often limit opportunities for students to make things. A teacher at High Tech High shows how making can be done in any classroom.
June 22, 2015
A personal connection to art can alter our perception of our world and ourselves, writes Rick Lear of Envision Learning Partners.
May 28, 2015
By asking students to "fake it," teachers of writing can help motivate students to succeed, writes Rafael Heller of Jobs for the Future.
April 24, 2015
A film collection at the Harvard Graduate School of Education shows how student work reveals the real meaning of standards, says Steve Seidel.
April 22, 2015
Examples of high-quality student work can inspire students to produce their own high-quality work.
October 17, 2014
In this post, High Tech High Chula Vista teacher Alec Patton takes us inside the world of exhibitions, telling us why they have power, why students aren't always as motivated by them as you might think, and how at their best they bring together "sizzle" and "steak".
July 22, 2014
By engaging students in developing their own rubric to evaluate their work, a classroom accelerates learning.
June 23, 2014
Deploying a weather balloon engages students in real science and real learning.