Common Core

Students at the Center has just launched a new research series on competency education. Competency education is both a core… Read More »

Today, we know more than ever about how students learn. Education researchers have identified key components of college and career… Read More »

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What is Student-Centered Learning? (brochure)

Why should education be one-size fits all? Learning doesn’t stop when the final bell rings. Does your brain only work… Read More »

What will it really take to ensure more youth are prepared to thrive in the 21st century? This report finds… Read More »

Executive Summary

Foreword to Anytime, Anywhere

Foreword by Nicholas C. Donohue, President and CEO, Nellie Mae Education Foundation Foreword excerpt: The greatest opportunity facing our country… Read More »

Order now >   Anytime, Anywhere: Student-Centered Learning for Schools and Teachers (Harvard Education Press, 2013) synthesizes existing research and practices… Read More »

Nancy Hoffman, Rebecca E. Wolfe, Adria Steinberg

Putting Students in Charge of Their Learning

From ASCD’s Putting Students at the Center issue. “You need to teach students how to take initiative to pursue learning,… Read More »

Alison Hramiec, Director of Instruction, BDEA

Who is in charge here? BDEA reflection on student ownership

It has been a busy year at Boston Day and Evening Academy (BDEA), and much of our focus has been… Read More »

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