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Thoughts and answers about engagement
Added by David Theriault on October 29, 2013 at 2:42pm — No Comments
by Samuel Levin, founder of The Independent Project at Monument Mountain High School, originally posted at wgsi.org/blog as "Are Student-Run Schools the Way to Go?"
Three years ago I designed and implemented a school-within-a-school at my public high school in Western Massachusetts. We called it The Independent Project.
This school within a school was entirely run by its students. The pilot edition was only one semester…Continue
Added by Hayley Rutherford on October 22, 2013 at 3:09pm — No Comments
Syracuse is trying an innovative approach to ed reform. It involves free college, comprehensive services for students, including health care, and mental health assistance. More here.
Added by Jared Gellert on October 22, 2013 at 8:50am — No Comments
Hi Everyone! Check out this interactive brain map that Open Colleges created to show how we learn using our brain. You can spin the brain to explore all points. Enjoy!Continue
Added by Tess Pajaron on October 18, 2013 at 12:05am — No Comments
Added by Mouhssine Kharbach on October 16, 2013 at 12:20pm — No Comments
Howard Gardner, John King, the Mayoral race, Charter schools -- all the news! http://www.citeonline.com/multiple-intelligences-common-core-mayoral-race-john-king-news/
Added by Jared Gellert on October 16, 2013 at 10:25am — No Comments
Added by Mouhssine Kharbach on October 8, 2013 at 7:18am — No Comments
How the Shutdown Affects Education (update)
Military families and Head Start programs are starting to feel the shutdown's bite. Click through to see how, and for resources to help you break down the issues!
Added by Jared Gellert on October 4, 2013 at 1:14pm — No Comments