Two organizations that study blended learning are looking for successful examples in traditional public schools and districts to highlight as case studies.
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October 17, 2014
October 02, 2014
The pastor was livid, he was so mad he could hardly talk (and he's really good at talking). He had just come from a second day of school meeting that didn't go well. The day before, his son came home and told him that all of his friends were in a different math class and his class was using the same book as last year.
September 19, 2014
In 2011, with over a million resources online, Alex Grodd and Erin Osborn, BetterLesson Co-Founders, noticed that a relatively small percentage of teachers accounted for a large percentage of all lessons downloaded on the curriculum sharing website. For the 300,000 teacher users, it was apparent that they were looking for quality more than quantity--most teachers prefer a couple of vetted links to 500 responses to a search.
September 11, 2014
Vander Ark reviews "BLENDED: Using Disruptive Innovation to Improve Schools" and discusses with authors Michael Horn and Heather Staker.
September 03, 2014
In a back to school meeting last week, a 5th year teacher had a "Who Moved My Cheese" moment over the loss of her desk due to a shift to blended learning.
September 02, 2014
Integrating technology with in-person learning can make deeper engagement with content a reality for more young people.
August 19, 2014
Innovations in learning are creating more of a good thing and supporting great learning environments for students and teachers.
August 08, 2014
The Rhode Island Department of Education and the nonprofit Learning Accelerator are teaming to develop a strategic plan and a communications strategy aimed at expanding blended learning.
August 07, 2014
There are seven ways state policy can promote and accelerate the shift to next-generation competency based learning and improve outcomes.
August 05, 2014
We've been studying middle grade math blends and with the help of guest authors and partners we've observed 10 lessons.