For a fourth grader at an EL Education school in California, her learning empowered her to make a difference in her community--and to show adults how that can be done.
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June 04, 2018
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Students demonstrating deeper learning to address difficult issues bring hope, writes Kathleen Cushman.
March 23, 2018
A new approach to education helps students set goals for their future and provides mentorship and support to enable them to move toward reaching them.
March 12, 2018
A graduate of an EL Education school in Massachusetts reflects on how his experiences there prepared him for success at Brown University and beyond.
February 28, 2018
A former teacher reflects on the experience of shadowing two high school students, and how she would change her teaching based on that experience.
February 23, 2018
The Stanford d.school's Shadow a Student Challenge provides an opportunity for educators to gain a new perspective on students' lives, which can lead to a transformation in their experiences.
November 17, 2017
Through a performance based on an interdisciplinary project, a High Tech High student learned confidence and "heart and soul."
October 06, 2017
A school in Queens, NY, is using data to determine how well students have a sense of belonging and engagement.
October 04, 2017
Providing community service to residents of Houston after a "hard rain" helped students in a South Carolina school become citizens as well as scholars.
August 27, 2017
By making the teaching process more transparent to students, students become more engaged in learning, a teacher at High Tech Middle Chula Vista writes.