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What Might Teaching Look Like in 10 Years?

What might teaching look like in ten years? How might choices that we make about teaching today affect the design...

Published: September 12, 2014
Topics: Future of Learning
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Fixing the Education Accountability System

By Jesse Moyer Last week, I finally had time to read, Fixing Our National Accountability System by Marc Tucker. I...

Published: September 11, 2014
Topics: Education Policy
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A Bright Future for Birmingham

When touring Henry J. Oliver Elementary School in Birmingham, Alabama, guests saw a school undergoing a dramatic transformation.

Published: September 10, 2014
Topics: Early College High School
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Reducing the Sting of College Debt

Even though recent studies are reaffirming the value of a college education, tuition costs can still be staggeringly high. They...

Published: September 10, 2014
Topics: Early College High School, Education Policy, ESSA, Higher Education
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Looking through Google Glass to the future of learning

KnowledgeWorks staff had the chance to try out Google Glass and explore possible ways it could be used in education.

Published: September 9, 2014
Topics: Future of Learning
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Do the Benefits of College Outweigh the Financial Costs?

Is college worth it? That’s what Jaison R. Abel and Richard Beitz try to answer in the newest issue of...

Published: September 3, 2014
Topics: Higher Education
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Home Sweet Home and HB 597

Ohio's bill, HB 597, calls for repeal of the Common Core and proposes adopting Massachusetts’ standards that were adopted 14...

Published: September 2, 2014
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Early College High School at Delaware State University Opening

This week, we are celebrating the opening week of the new Early College High School at Delaware State University.

Published: August 28, 2014
Topics: Early College High School
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Insight from recent White House, U.S. Department of Education forum

The White House and USDOE are calling on communities to work together toward ambitious college success goals through shared plans...

Published: August 8, 2014
Topics: Community Partnerships, Future of Learning
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Eyes on Iowa: Imagining Student-Centered Education

Innovators are exploring the future of education and our ability to provide meaningful learning opportunities for each individual student.

Published: July 3, 2014
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Cultivating New Cultures of Learning

Last week I had the opportunity to engage in Grantmakers for Education’s 2014 Education Grantmakers Institute at the Harvard School...

Published: July 3, 2014
Topics: Future of Learning
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Creating the Future of Teaching

As we face dramatic changes to the fundamental structures of education, we need to be intentional about how we design...

Published: June 19, 2014
Topics: Future of Learning
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Akron Early College High School Helped Tori Ball Know She Could Achieve Anything

Tori Ball graduated from Akron Early College High School in May of 2012. Three days later, she graduated with her...

Published: June 17, 2014
Topics: Early College High School, Education Policy, ESSA
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Creating Community Learning Landscapes

As the learning ecosystem expands, we see the potential for learning experiences to extend throughout community landscapes.

Published: June 12, 2014
Topics: Education Policy, ESSA, Future of Learning
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Spotlight on Constance Fields, Fifth Grade Teacher at Henry J. Oliver Elementary School

Constance Fields has been teaching at Henry J. Oliver Elementary School for 21 years; she knows how important a role...

Published: June 10, 2014
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Unique Opportunity on June 30 in Washington, D.C. – Transforming the Learning Ecosystem

As avenues for learning expand, it is essential that we reach outside the traditional learning paradigm to meet the needs...

Published: June 5, 2014
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Glimpses of the Future of Education

Glimpses of the Future of Education provides context for helping museum staff and education leaders consider how to create a vibrant...

Published: June 5, 2014
Topics: Future of Learning
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Each Day is a Teachable Day

“Henry J. Oliver Elementary School is a school with a lot of love,” said second grade teacher Tamika L. Smith....

Published: May 28, 2014
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Standing Out: Akron Early College High School Gave Aries Brown an Edge in School and Career

When Aries graduated amongst Akron ECHS's first graduating class, she had a high school diploma, an associate degree and the...

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Cultivating New Cultures of Learning

Last week I had the opportunity to engage in Grantmakers for Education’s 2014 Education Grantmakers Institute at the Harvard School...

Published: May 15, 2014
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Thriving After Attending Toledo Early College High School

After Lauren Merrell graduated from Toledo Early College High School (TECHS) with her diploma and 63 college credits from the...

Published: May 12, 2014
Topics: Early College High School
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District-level Competency Education Implementation in Maine

As both MERPI studies report, there are a lot of good people doing a lot of good work on the...

Published: May 6, 2014
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CBE Tour 2014 Post Game

Four days, five towns, four schools, one district, and a whole bunch of learning (and seafood). That is how I...

Published: May 6, 2014
Topics: Education Policy