Through a performance based on an interdisciplinary project, a High Tech High student learned confidence and "heart and soul."
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November 17, 2017
October 06, 2017
A school in Queens, NY, is using data to determine how well students have a sense of belonging and engagement.
October 04, 2017
Providing community service to residents of Houston after a "hard rain" helped students in a South Carolina school become citizens as well as scholars.
August 27, 2017
By making the teaching process more transparent to students, students become more engaged in learning, a teacher at High Tech Middle Chula Vista writes.
August 18, 2017
A teacher at High Tech Elementary finds that when students have the chance to do work that matters, and to present that work to people who matter to them, it makes students believe that they matter.
May 30, 2017
Forging a connection with adolescents can make a critical difference, writes Kathleen Cushman. And she offers three ways to begin the conversation.
April 11, 2017
A student at Envision Academy discusses how the school's practices have prepared her for college and for life.
March 17, 2017
An experiment at High Tech High taught a student the value of figuring things out, rather than being told what to do by the teacher.
February 06, 2017
A new study finds that school stratification and segregation has an effect on how students attribute their success and failure, and ultimately their performance.
February 03, 2017
A school in Springfield, Massachusetts, works after the 2016 election to help students and staff understand themselves and their place in this changing world.