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high school girls in a step dancing class
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This middle school uses expanded learning time for academics and enrichment activities.
Class sitting in circle with teacher.
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Social and emotional techniques help kids stay focused in class and achieve academic success at this rural K-8 school.
Teacher talking to her elementary school class sitting in circle
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This K-5 school teaches its students how they can help address global issues.
High school students in group at round table
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Encouraging students to solve problems together and share knowledge leads to deeper learning at this high school.
Three MC2 STEM students walking
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This STEM high school blends integrated PBL and real-world internship experiences.
Teacher leading a class in dance with arms outstretched
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This middle school has integrated the arts into every corner of their curriculum.
Student reading book
After performing poorly on the PISA exams in 2000, Germany has made efforts to improve the quality of its schools.
Teacher Tonya Wilson stands in her classroom
The nonprofit eMINTS provides hundreds of hours of tech training to rural teachers.

In Shanghai, China, every low-performing school is assigned a team of master teachers to provide mentorship.

Eight students posing together smiling
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An effective, schoolwide PBL model keeps both students and teachers achieving their best at this high school.
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