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.
All Blog Posts With blended learning Tag or Category
September 19, 2014
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.
August 01, 2014
Under the most challenging circumstances in the country, the EAA has created better learning options for Detroit students.
July 21, 2014
How do we increase motivation, build persistence, support the transition into a more independent educational experience, and prepare for future success?