Bringing the Four Principles Together

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A Learner-Centered System Student Experience

ReSchool Colorado

This graphic presents a story of a typical day in the life of a fictional student, Katrina, at the age… Read More »


Beginning Your Journey to a More Learner-Centered Classroom

Jim Rickabaugh

In this article on pages 7-10 in Issue 17 of Pioneer, Dr. Jim Rickabaugh, the Senior Advisor to the Institute… Read More »


CBAM: Stages of Concern About Personalized Learning

Barbara Bray, Kathleen McClaskey

This article introduces the Concerns Based Adoption Model (CBAM) which provides a structure for understanding and addressing the concerns of… 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 »


Discipline Through a Personalized Learning Lens

Brittany Griffin

This article, written by a former secondary school teacher, shares strategies for harnessing the fundamental principles of personalized learning to… Read More »


Internships Aren’t All About Careers

Tristen Gamboa

This blog post by Tristen Gamboa, a junior at High Tech High North County presents a student’s view of the internship… Read More »


VR, PBL, and OERs: Four High Hopes for Learning with Edtech in the New School Year

Kerry Gallagher

This article highlights four strategies for using technology to improve learning and empower students which the author, Kerry Gallagher, a… Read More »

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Student Surveys: Using Student Voice to Improve Teaching and Learning


This article, part of the Schools That Work series by Edutopia, describes the approach a physics teacher at Trinidad Garza… Read More »


Research Collaborative Seminar: Rehumanizing Mathematics Education

Students at the Center

This Research Collaborative Seminar questions: How can educators rehumanize mathematics learning and establish assessments that serve as both a window and… Read More »


The Student-Centered Learning Podcast

Arthur Eduardo Baraf

Created by Students at the Center Distinguished Fellow Arthur Eduardo Baraf, this podcast explores the many facets of student-centered learning. In… Read More »

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