This report synthesizes data gathered from education leaders who attended the 2017 Blended and Personalized Learning Conference. It details 9 lessons learned from educators and leaders in the midst of implementing personalized learning, master-based learning, and other student-centered approaches. They are divided into suggestions for innovation and ways to scale up. Suggestions include:
- moving slowly when implementing competency-based approaches to gain public support,
- expanding the conversation around cultural relevance, and
- framing technology as just one tool in a larger toolbox.
School and district leaders will appreciate the detailed tips and real examples from fellow educators who shared their successes and real struggles. This article in eSchool News provides a nice concise overview of the 9 takeaways from the report.
Source Organization: Christensen Institute