While in Washington, D.C., we visited Chavez Schools, a school with expanded blended learning opportunities that's teaching its students three dimensions of college readiness: academic preparation, academic tenacity and college knowledge.
yesterday by Tom Vander Ark
We visited Washington DC public schools last week including AppleTree, a great network of 8 public charter early learning centers. DC also authorizes residential and adult education.
3 days ago by Tom Vander Ark
A San Diego school gives visitors a glimpse of the future of learning--blended, personalized and competency-based.
6 days ago by Tom Vander Ark
Megatrends shaping the world our kids will inherit create a dauntingly complex, unpredictably dynamic futurescape. Let's teach them now that innovative mindsets matter, and that habits of success and project management skills are part of preparing for this life.
10 days ago by Tom Vander Ark
Global Personalized Academics (GPA) is an innovative education company that provides unique educational opportunities for students and teachers around the world. GPA supports schools and students through its online course licensing, U.S. online academy and International dual-diploma program.
If we are going to break the effects of generational poverty and bring high quality learning opportunities to every person on the planet, we have to invest in urban education innovation. Here are several Denver innovation schools we recently visited.
12 days ago by Tom Vander Ark
While more research needs to be done to support leaderboard use in educational settings, for now there is promise in using the gamification process to support student engagement and academic growth.
16 days ago by Tom Vander Ark