The last quarter century of U.S. education was a bet on policy that didn't quite work as well as we'd hoped. Here are six reasons to support innovations in learning for the future.
April 2017 Archives
Hoping to bring more innovation to your district? My advice is to start where you are and empower the teachers, students and families around you to think creatively and move forward with innovation
Ken Kay, CEO of EdLeader21, shares more about the Profile of a Graduate campaign, created to help districts envision the essential competencies for a successful graduate in their community.
It's a good time to ask about the existence and value contribution of middle managers in education, and re-examine why school districts exist, how they work and what value they add.
On a recent school tour trip to Chicago, we visited three schools creating powerful personalized learning environments that serve their unique student population and communities.
Microschools have been popping up around the country for the last decade with great success, so let's make it easier to launch these schools by creating supportive networks.
Place-Based Education is fundamental to supporting "whole-child" development, as it propels students towards becoming active citizens, showing them that change is possible and that initiative and creativity are critical.
Sarah E. Goode STEM Academy, a Chicago early college high school, helps students gain valuable work experience, earn a free associate degree and leave school with the possibility of a job offer.