Rather than take a whirlwind tour through the curriculum, students need time to stop and explore ideas in depth.
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April 07, 2014
March 14, 2014
Displaying student work can start a conversation about what quality work looks like and how to get there.
March 10, 2014
A high school connects students' passions and curiosity with the content of the curriculum.
February 22, 2014
What skills and knowledge does it take to go from learning about the world to making a difference in the world? Two Cincinnati teachers tell us about one change they made in their teaching to help their students make this transformation.
February 20, 2014
The new documentary "If You Build It" features two teachers going without salary for a year while working with students to construct a farmers market.
February 18, 2014
A virtual exchange, or a project done in collaboration with global peers using technology, gives youth an opportunity to build friendships and mutual understanding across countries. It takes time, planning, and patience, however, to build partnerships for effective global project-based learning. These five steps outline the most important things to know for finding, building, and strengthening partnerships with global peers to lead to a successful and meaningful project exchange experience.
January 11, 2014
Previously, we shared how food production and distribution is—and has for centuries—been a global issue. Today's blog post is dedicated to putting those ideas to practice in the classroom.
November 01, 2013
Five things any afterschool program can do to give youth the global experiences they need to thrive in an interconnected world.
October 02, 2013
Project-based learning that's literally out of this world.
September 17, 2013
Expeditionary Learning middle schools in Washington and New York City boosted students' reading and mathematics learning, finds a new study by Mathematica Policy Research.