School Models

This article explores why it may be that several other countries are doing a better job than the U.S. in… Read More »

This article defines micro-credentials and what the author learned from implementing them. Educators didn’t necessarily know what to expect as they began… Read More »


Teachers Know Best

This research project’s goal is to bring the perspectives of teachers to developers who are creating digital tools for the… Read More »

This article explores how the business and education sectors are changing because of competency-based education. Competency-based education (CBE) continues to gain… Read More »

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Getting Smart Podcast | The Future of Blended Learning

This podcast looks at the future of blended learning, from the current issue of its multiple definitions, to schools leading… Read More »

This article explores why teachers must demonstrate to students that they can be trusted by allowing them to jump in and… Read More »

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Digital Learning Day—Baltimore County Public Schools (Video)

This video shows digital learning in action from the Baltimore County Schools. The schools have a one-to-one initiative known as S.T.A.T.… Read More »

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What is School? Student Voice and Agency

“We all want our students to become creative critical thinkers who are able to navigate the challenges of the 21st… Read More »

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Moving from a Factory Model to…What?

A new campaign, tentatively titled #NextEdStory, is aimed at catalyzing a crowd-sourced, generative discussion among the leaders and converts to student-centered,… Read More »

The Big Picture Learning Network started with the Metropolitan Regional Career and Technical Center in Providence, Rhode Island, and has expanded… Read More »

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