Tom Vander Ark & Hassan Hassan share a guide to microschools as a source of innovation for school districts, community-based organizations, companies, and civic organization.
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Chris Minnich sees assessment literacy as key to successful assessment, and NWEA has focused on providing extensive professional learning opportunities for teachers to help them to maximize the value of assessments in teaching and learning. Learn more about their approach here.
May 08, 2018
Tulsa, Oklahoma is providing quality early learning for all. Tom shares how the city is able to provide leading edge programs and what is making them successful.
April 24, 2017
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
April 17, 2017
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.
February 13, 2017
School networks are one of the most important innovations in the modern era of U.S. K-12 education. Here are several network types and examples, and the reason they matter more now than ever.
October 19, 2016
Renaissance Academy is a K-12 public charter school in Phoenixville, Pa. that focuses on liberal arts to prepare students for college.
October 03, 2016
The newly launched nonprofit Open Up Resources offers openly licensed, standards-aligned educational resources that are accessible to all students, regardless of first language or special needs.
August 29, 2016
Predicting the future is challenging, but Global Education Futures has developed a thoughtful and optimistic view of the future--one that is a bit different in language and tone than the U.S. dialogue.
June 23, 2016
In an effort to help educators select a strategy appropriate for intended outcomes, this post is an attempt at providing a framework for variations on project-based learning (PBL).