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The Shifting Paradigm of Teaching: Personalized Teaching According to Teachers

Sarah Jenkins, Matt Williams, Jesse Moyer, Melinda George & Elizabeth Foster

This report, based on interviews with teachers, instructional coaches and principals from KnowledgeWorks and the National Commission on Teaching and… Read More »


Teaching Adolescents to Become Learners: The Role of Noncognitive Factors in Shaping School Performance, A Critical Literature Review

Camille A. Farrington, Melissa Roderick, Elaine Allensworth, Jenny Nagaoka, Tasha Seneca Keyes, David W. Johnson & Nicole O. Beechum

This frequently-cited report from the University of Chicago Consortium on School Research provides a comprehensive review of the connection between… Read More »

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Individualized Learning Plans for College and Career Readiness

National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC)

This report from National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC), in partnership with Hobsons, examines how states and schools are using… Read More »


The Promise of Personalized Learning in Rural America

Jennifer Schiess, Carolyn Chuong

This paper explores the application of personalized learning in rural schools, discusses and proposes solutions to the practical and policy… Read More »

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District Conditions for Scale: A Practical Guide for Scaling Personalized Learning

Matt Williams, Jesse Moyer & Sarah Jenkins

In this toolkit by KnowledgeWorks the authors begin to explore how to move from isolated school models of student-centered learning… Read More »


Reaching the Tipping Point: Insights on Advancing Competency Education in New England

Chris Sturgis

This paper explores K-12 competency-based education policy and practice across six New England states: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode… Read More »

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A Qualitative Study of Student-Centered Learning Practices in New England High Schools

Gabriel Reif, Greta Shultz & Steven Ellis

This report offers a comprehensive analysis of student-centered learning (SCL) approaches in 12 schools across the New England region, highlighting… Read More »

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Connecting Ed and Tech: Partnering to Drive Student Outcomes

Thomas Arnett

This case study describes the solution one charter school found to help scale up their personalized learning model through a… Read More »


Making Blended Work

Center for Digital Education (CDE)

This paper captures conversations on blended learning and presents actionable suggestions for districts to follow on their own paths to… Read More »

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Restorative Justice in U.S. Schools: Summary Findings from Interviews with Experts

Sarah Guckenburg, Nancy Hurley, Hannah Persson, Trevor Fronius & Anthony Petrosino

This report provides an overview of the rise and reasons for the use of restorative justice in schools and a… Read More »

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