Strategies from K-12 schools, districts, and programs that are dramatically improving the learning process.
We share evidence- and practitioner-based learning strategies that empower you to improve K-12 education.
The John Stanford International School has been a model for developing global-awareness curricula. Now they’ve expanded their lessons to teach students how to take action to help others.
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Global Competence Unit Plans
International School Symposium
Karen Kodama, founding principal of the John Stanford International School (JSIS) in Seattle, Washington, now d
Encouraging students to reach out to one another to solve problems and share knowledge not only builds collaboration skills but leads to deeper learning and understanding.
Encouraging students to reach out to one another to solve problems not only builds collaboration skills but leads to deeper learning and understanding.
Educators from The College Preparatory School in Oakland, California, have provided these resources and tools for collaborative learning.
Suggestions from educators at KIPP King Collegiate High School on how to help develop and assess critical-thinking skills in your students.
How you can help students take responsibility and meet high expectations by providing the right tools and support along the way.
By giving every middle school student a new laptop, the state of Maine strapped new wings on project learning. For both teachers and students, the learning process has soared beyond the classroom.
At Charles R. Drew Charter School, third-grade students use PBL to prepare for the next Snowpocalypse.
Teaching technology at Meyer Elementary School goes beyond showing kids how to use email and apps. It gives students a context for learning technology through subject areas, making all learning more relevant.
Students at Casey Middle learn more (and feel good about it) in a combined language arts/fitness class that boosts their cognition with aerobic and anaerobic activities.
By using real-world problems as projects for children to solve, Crellin Elementary empowers, engages, and excites students about what they can learn and how they can use that knowledge.