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blog | June 15, 2018 | by Shuchi Grover

The 5th (C) of 21st Century Skills? Try Computational Thinking (Not Coding)

This article was originally posted in EdSurge on February 25, 2018. For better or worse, computing is pervasive, changing how and… Read More »

blog | June 8, 2018 | by Elsa Nuñez

Have You Ever Seen a Black Band-Aid?

As I have thought about describing my experiences with racial inequity in America, I wanted to do more than simply… Read More »

blog | June 1, 2018 | by Tara Garcia Mathewson

Don’t ask which ed tech products work, ask why they work

Editor’s note: This story led off this week’s Future of Learning newsletter, which is delivered free to subscribers’ inboxes every… Read More »

blog | May 18, 2018 | by FRANK BARNES

Here’s What Happens When Every Student Gets a Personalized Learning Plan

This article was originally posted in EdSurge on April 19, 2018 High school sophomore Olivia Surdam thought she wanted to have… Read More »

blog | May 11, 2018 | by STEPHANIE KRAUSS

Kids Need More Personalized Learning to Keep Them in School

This article was originally posted in Youth Today on April 11, 2018 I recently reconnected with two of my best… Read More »

blog | May 4, 2018 | by Frank LaBanca

Blended Learning (Re)Defined

This article was originally posted in Education Week on January 30, 2018 Maggie and Daniel, seventh-grade students, participated in a… Read More »

blog | April 27, 2018 | by Clare Bertrand

Comparing Good Jobs to Good Classrooms

Recently, I read an employer profile for the Kentucky-based materials manufacturer Universal Woods, written by Steven Dawson. Universal Woods is a… Read More »

blog | April 20, 2018 | by Eve Goldberg

Supporting Teacher Leadership in Rhode Island

When I was a 2nd grade teacher at Joseph A. Hardin Elementary School in New Orleans, I had the privilege… Read More »

blog | April 13, 2018 | by Eric Toshalis

On Perseverance in the Classroom

This post originally appeared at Students at the Center: Teaching and Learning in the Era of the Common Core.  Have… Read More »

blog | April 6, 2018 | by Nancy Hoffman

10 Equity Questions to Ask about Career and Technical Education

Career and technical education (CTE) has become the “next best thing” in high school reform. Lately, it’s been on the… Read More »

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