Watch kids become master problem solvers and collaborators by designing, building, and iterating on prototypes.
Student-directed learning is at the heart at Birmingham Covington School, a suburban school of choice in Michigan.
Easy ways to quickly gather student data every day—and how you can use it to reach all of your students, whether they’re ahead or behind.
Build social and emotional skills into any class.
See how one high school shapes its PBL curriculum—available online for free—to help prepare students to progress all the way to college graduation.
Allowing students to move the furniture can help you differentiate instruction and give your students more agency in their learning.
It’s quick and easy to implement, and has proven benefits including boosted working memory and reduced stress.
At Glenview Elementary School, dialogue circles are part of a program aimed at building collaboration, respect, and positive behavior among students.
Putting students in the driver's seat of their parent-teacher conferences creates opportunities for reflection, engagement, and agency.
Last year, Montpelier High shifted its schedule to free up 15 minutes -- for recess. Teachers and students find they are more calm and focused, with a camaraderie that continues into the classroom.
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.
New York's School of the Future shares their assessment plans and rubrics, classroom projects, schedules, web links, and other resources to help you implement "authentic" assessment today.
Beginning with a central question and driven by curiosity and personal passions, science students at Casey Middle seek answers through research, experimentation, and data analysis.
Middle school principal Mike McCarthy shares 30 years of wisdom on how to run a school well.