By: Parminder K. Jassal. Groups like ACT Foundation, Business Roundtable and the National Network are working to help people navigate the landscape of work and learn opportunities through developing online tools, blueprints and models. The goal is to make the work and learn connection more commonplace as a key driver o...
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By: Stacey Adamczyk. High school students deserve a safe learning setting, computer-based curriculum, service learning, and life experience opportunities. They deserve a hands-on, real-world approach to learning, and a foundational relationship built on trust with caring adults.
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Washington state has welcomed its first charter schools and Summit Public Schools has established two schools in the Puget Sound region. A Getting Smart staffer visited Summit Sierra and describes personalized learning in action.
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By: Ben Hackenwerth. A Missouri district leader shares how he is using research-based analytics to turn device deployment into a teaching and learning initiative. Springfield Public Schools, the largest district in Missouri, has just gone through a year long restructuring process under new leadership. Here's what worke...
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By: Zoe Husted. Girls Who Code strives to provide a powerful learning experience for girls everywhere so that they can decide whether or not they would like to study computer science or engineering in the future, rather than finding out three years into college.
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