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National Movement for Personalized Learning

At KnowledgeWorks we believe that every child deserves the opportunity to experience meaningful learning. We’re excited that policymakers and education leaders are joining in to support the movement towards personalized learning. We’re also proud to work alongside states and partner organizations who are committed to supporting student success through personalized learning. Personalized learning is the … Continued
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Networking with Educators Committed to Personalized Learning

KnowledgeWorks believes that peer-to-peer learning and support is a critical component of sustainable systems change, from the classroom to the state-level. Thus we are focused on advancing inclusive, locally-driven communities of practice that empower educators to implement, spread and scale personalized learning.   In partnership with local agencies and organizations, KnowledgeWorks supports the facilitation and … Continued
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Advancing Change Through Partnership

At KnowledgeWorks, we believe that all children deserve the opportunity to experience meaningful learning. We also believe in the power of partnership. To scale personalized learning throughout the nation, we need major systems change—and we can’t do it alone. In order to provide quality education for all students and promote innovative teaching in the classroom, we … Continued
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Student Success Stories

Read these personal stories about ordinary students with extraordinary accomplishments. We get to meet learners who are pursuing personal ambitions, with the encouragement and support available in a personalized, competency-based education. We hear from early college high school students who are the first in their families to graduate from high school. Every student has a … Continued
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Community and State Success Stories

No one district leader or teacher can do the work of personalizing learning alone – it takes the passion and commitment of diverse voices across the community. Read our community success stories about those who have implemented personalized, competency-based education or who are personalizing learning for students with early college high school, their approaches to common challenges, strategies and … Continued
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Editor’s Choice: Award-Winning ESSA Personalized Learning Moments

After many long months of reading ESSA state plans and sharing our personalized learning finds, the KnowledgeWorks policy team decided to bring a little levity to our project. With the recent Emmy’s on our mind, we thought it would be entertaining to create our very own Editor’s Choice Awards to highlight our favorite policy finds … Continued

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These States are Making Moves toward Competency-Based Education

Guest post by Mary Tighe Legislators in North Dakota, Utah, Illinois and Idaho are making moves. Each state has used policy to intentionally create flexibility for districts. Through pilot programs, grant programs and awareness campaigns, districts now have opportunities to create innovative learning environments, including competency-based and mastery education. As Anne Olson writes for edCircuit, … Continued

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ESSA: Exciting New Strategies for Educator Effectiveness

Guest post by Tyler Barnett With the passage of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) in 2015, the federal government peeled back many of the most prescriptive provisions of its previous education laws in exchange for greater state-level flexibility. The new law encourages states to capitalize on this flexibility by developing innovative strategies to improve … Continued