George Lucas Educational Foundation

Penny Bishop

Professor of Education, University of Vermont

Penny Bishop is a professor of education at the University of Vermont, where she teaches future middle grades educators and conducts research on schooling for young adolescents. A former middle school English and social studies teacher, Penny is coauthor of six books on effective middle grades practice, the latest of which is Personalized Learning in the Middle Grades, published by Harvard Education Press.


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    Collaboration in Personalized Learning

    Vermont educators are working on models of personalized learning that are built around relationships and connected to community needs.