Bringing the Four Principles Together

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A District That Prioritizes Social-Emotional Learning Grapples With How to Measure If It Works

Lesli A. Maxwell

This video and supporting blog article looks at how Washoe County, Nevada is measuring Social Emotional Learning (SEL) to gauge growth… Read More »


Competency Works Series on Mastery Based Education in Idaho

Chris Sturgis Katherine Casey

This series of ten articles looks at how mastery-based education is being rolled out in the state of Idaho. The… Read More »


Schools Out

Alan Gottlieb

This tool, created by five education leaders, takes the reader through a visualization exercise to explore what a totally new,… Read More »


Why Giving Kids a Roadmap to Their Brain Can Make Learning Easier

Megan Nellis

This article discusses the work of Imagine Scholar, a youth and educational development initiative in South Africa, to help students understand… Read More »

Article/Blog, Tool

EdTech That Connects

The Christensen Institute

This free, searchable market map features edtech tools designed to connect students—to new people, supports, and opportunities. This article by… Read More »

Report, Tool, Website

The Opportunity Myth

The New Teacher Project (TNTP)

This report showcases the findings from a large study conducted by The New Teacher Project (TNTP) in an effort to answer the… Read More »


Getting Real About Career Readiness: A Focus on Cross-Sector Competencies

Mary Conroy Almada, David Bramlett, Heidi Ramírez

This Paper shares learnings from the Global Learning Network 2017 Convening of World-Leading Learners, hosted by America Achieves, in partnership… Read More »


Personalized Learning Plans How-to Guide


This free guide from Edmentum, a provider of curriculum and instructional management and assessment tools, demystifies personalized learning plans (PLPs).… Read More »


What Do You Mean When You Say “Student Agency”?


This resource entry includes two articles in a series on the concept of “student agency” and the impact of the… Read More »


How to Find, Curate, and Assess OER


This short article provides practical suggestions to help educators find and use open education resources (OERs) effectively to personalize learning… Read More »

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