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Bringing the Four Principles Together

Welcome to the Resources page! Here, you will find high-quality educational materials that have been selected by the Students at the Center team.

Learn more about our vetting process here. Our curation process is ongoing so let us know what we should include.


Article/Blog

Why Growth Mindset Isn’t Working in Schools…Yet

Rupa Chandra Gupta

In this opinion piece, Rupa Chandra Gupta former Redesign administrator at a California middle school, and a founder of the… Read More »

Article/Blog

What the Savviest School Administrators Know About Education Technology

BETSY CORCORAN

This article discusses the challenge administrators face as they choose between a large array of ed technology for their schools.… Read More »

Tool

Glossary of Instructional Strategies

Kelly Jo Rowan

This glossary defines over 1,000 instructional strategies, including many used in student-centered environments. The short entries use simple, clear language.… Read More »

Article/Blog

Ensuring ‘Anytime Anywhere’ Access in a High-Poverty District

Dan Gordon

This transcript of an interview with Deputy Superintendent of Educational Services for the Santa Ana Unified School District, David Haglund,… Read More »

Article/Blog

Why a School’s Master Schedule Is a Powerful Enabler of Change

Katrina Schwartz

This KQED MindShift blog article follows the school-wide improvement led by Principal Jerry Smith at Luella High School outside Atlanta,… Read More »

Tool

Digital Accessibility Toolkit

Alise Crossland, Tracy Gray, Jillian Reynolds, Devon Wellington & Athena Zhou

This toolkit was produced by the Center on Technology and Disability at American Institutes for Research (AIR), in partnership with… Read More »

Video

Competency Education and Personalized Learning

KnowledgeWorks

This short video produced by KnowledgeWorks provides an introduction to the concepts and need for competency-based learning. The video discusses… Read More »

Article/Blog

How Lobsters are Keeping Students in School

TANYA PAPERNY

This article explores the move to a personalized learning program in one small rural community in Maine. Deer Isle-Stonington High… Read More »

Report, Research

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 »

Video

Civic Engagement in the Digital Age

The Teaching Channel

This video introduces Educating for Democracy in the Digital Age, a partnership between Civic Engagement Research Group, the National Writing… Read More »

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