August 23, 2016
Giving a kid a soft place to land provides room for them to tell us about their day or ask for help without even knowing they are reaching out to us.

A Soft Place to Land…

by Guest Post

Guest post by Valerie Smith, a Technical Assistance Coach with KnowledgeWorks and Team Leader at Schenectady Smart Scholars Early College High School I once read that “children who need the most love will sometimes ask for it in the most… Read More

August 18, 2016
Jesse Postcard

Own Your Education

by Jesse Moyer

At a recent retreat, KnowledgeWorks staff were asked to consider how personalized learning, realized through competency-based education, could have changed their own school experiences or how it might change schooling for the children in their lives. We were tasked to… Read More