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Altered Bodies: Changing the Environment to Improve the Performance of the Mind

The Altered Bodies driver of change from the 2020 Forecast: Creating the Future of Learning explored interactions between the mind...

Published: January 16, 2020
Topics: Future of Learning
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Reexamining the Role of Caregiving in Society

How might stakeholders reexamine the role of caregiving in society, setting up systems, structures and narratives that reflect the true...

Published: January 10, 2020
Topics: Early Childhood
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Want to Help Children and Families Flourish? Try Shifting Perspective

To improve support for young children and their families, we need to broaden our viewpoints.

Published: January 6, 2020
Topics: Early Childhood
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Now, It’s 2020

The 2020 Forecast: Creating the Future of Learning looked to a future time horizon. And that time is now.

Published: January 2, 2020
Topics: Future of Learning
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The Stories You Loved from 2019

Here are your favorites stories from 2019.

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Gift Ideas from the Future

In keeping with the holiday spirit, we traveled to the year 2030 and brought back a curated list of gift...

Published: December 13, 2019
Topics: Early Childhood
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Analysis and Reflections on Student Outcome Data in RSU2

KnowledgeWorks sponsored RAND Education and Labor to conduct analyses of RSU2 student outcomes over the past decade.

Published: November 27, 2019
Topics: Assessement & Accountability, Impact and Improvement
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Panel Discussion Exploring the Futures of Young Children and Their Families

Learn about insights raised during a webinar about our forecast on the futures of young children and their families.

Published: November 22, 2019
Topics: Early Childhood
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Home Visits Flip the Script on Parent Engagement

Learn how one North Dakota teacher started building relationships with her students with home visits before the start of the...

Published: November 19, 2019
Topics: Community Partnerships
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How Aligning Student of the Month Criteria to Your Portrait of a Graduate Increases Transparency

Educators at this North Dakota district wanted students and teachers alike to connect with their hopes for each graduate in...

Published: November 14, 2019
Topics: Systems Change
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Strategies to Shape the Future of Learning from EdSurge Fusion

We can all shape the future of learning, but it can be hard to see where to start.

Published: November 12, 2019
Topics: Future of Learning
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Personalized Learning According to an Elementary Teacher

For second grader teacher Kelly Culpepper, personalized learning “fit like a puzzle” in terms of her teaching practice.

Published: November 7, 2019
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Children: The Protagonists of Our Future Stories

We cannot afford to overlook children when making decisions that affect their futures.

Published: November 5, 2019
Topics: Early Childhood, Future of Learning
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Student Self-Assessment Boosts Learner Agency at FlexTech

Student self-assessment leads to greater self-awareness and ownership of learning in this Michigan district.

Published: November 4, 2019
Topics: Assessement & Accountability
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Being a Parent Is Like Being a Futurist

There are similarities between being a parent and a futurist. In their best moments, both are also full of hope...

Published: November 1, 2019
Topics: Early Childhood
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Policy Conditions in Action: Responsive Funding Systems in Idaho

Within our framework, we highlight early adopter states like Idaho to illustrate policy conditions.

Published: October 30, 2019
Topics: Education Policy
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Navigating the Future Is Both Local and Systemic

How might we create opportunities for learners to bridge their lived experiences and identities with their learning?

Published: October 29, 2019
Topics: Future of Learning
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Navigating the Future of Learning in Christchurch, New Zealand

The Future of Learning conference in Christchurch, New Zealand, is dedicated to surfacing possibilities in Christchurch and beyond.

Published: October 25, 2019
Topics: Future of Learning
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Relationships are at The Center of Personalized Learning

Personalized learning provides teachers the opportunities to get to know their students well and tailor instruction to meet their needs.

Published: October 24, 2019
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Talking About Personalized Learning and the Future of Learning

Virgel Hammonds joined Geoffrey Riley on Jefferson Public Radio to discuss personalized learning.

Published: October 23, 2019
Topics: 101
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Foundations for Flourishing Futures: A Look Ahead for Young Children and Families

Foundations for Flourishing Futures will help leaders understand their own work in new ways and do their part to ensure...

Published: October 17, 2019
Topics: Early Childhood
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Behind the Scenes: Developing the State Policy Framework for Personalized Learning

See the 3 key decisions that helped shape The State Policy Framework for Personalized Learning.

Published: October 16, 2019
Topics: Education Policy
Video
Personalized Learning Unlocks Educators’ Passion for Teaching

These South Carolina teachers explore their “why” for teaching and how personalized learning is empowering them to serve the unique...

Published: October 10, 2019
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Feedback Request: Educator Competencies for Personalized, Learner-Centered Teaching

This short survey will inform the current use of the competencies in the field and recommendations to increase use.

Published: October 9, 2019