For the past five years I've been doing quite a lot of that...
Here you'll find links to innovative programs in schools and communities, good reads, good ideas and great people I've been finding along the way. Created as a place to toss what I discover, it is here to spark conversations... check it out, let me know what you think, and share your own inspiration!
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Research in the science of learning shows that hands-on building projects help young people conceptualize ideas and understand issues in greater depth. If we want more young people to choose a profession in one of the group of crucial fields known as STEM, we ought to start cultivating these interests and skills early.
Last year we published a list of 14 high schools worth visiting. We’ve visited and profiled some great new schools this year so it was time to update our list. Following are 35 schools that personalize and blend learning; they challenge students with real work and ask them to show what they know. Time to hit the road!
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