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The Future of Assessment

New report by Sir Michael Barber and Dr. Peter Hill outlines six key features of the education revolution and shares how we are on the brink of an assessment renaissance that will help secure high standards for all.

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Building A _____ Learning Movement

Deeper learning, the ideal starting point for building a foundation of common goals upon which all other blended, competency-based, digital, personalized, and online learning movements can be built.

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Coding in the Classroom: So Much More Than An Hour

Teaching students to code today very well could mean the need to completely re-think the way we’ve done education. And it’s about time.

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Coding for the Future

Coding and Computer Science can support the next generation of learners — learners who will tackle even the most challenging of problems with anticipation and drive. We are amidst the Hour of Code, but we also must encourage our schools to be ready to take it to the next level. What will you do after your hour?

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Experts Weigh in on K-12 Coding & CS Resources

A big city superintendent called and asked for recommendations for K-12 resources for teaching coding and computer science so we reached out to some folks in the know. Here’s a summary of what we learned.

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Empower your students to master key concepts, increase achievement and boost long-lasting confidence with DreamBox® Intelligent Adaptive Learning™ Pre-K to Grade 5 Math.

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The Transition from Cursive to Coding

Programming pushes students to research, plan, outline, collaborate, test, troubleshoot, and retest. It’s brain intensive language study that requires syntax and style.

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inBloom and the Failure of Innovation 1.0

By: Steven Hodas. "Innovation” is not a noun but a verb. It is not a thing but a process, a frame of mind, a set of reflexes. inBloom was a textbook example of using innovation as a noun, what's called “Innovation 1.0.”

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