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Emily Liebtag

Emily Liebtag
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Emily is Director of Advocacy at Getting Smart. She believes every young person deserves a world-class education and partners with educators and education-focused organizations to try and help make that a reality. Emily usually is researching and reading about project-based learning, global education, teacher preparation and place-based education. Connect with Emily at @EmilyLiebtag.

El Paso Schools: How the NTN Partnership Accelerated Progress

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In 2015-2016, El Paso Independent School District formed a partnership with New Tech Networks. Our latest Case Study shows how this partnership fostered real progress and real results.

Project-Based Learning and the Performing Arts: A Match Made in Heaven

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By: Mary Ryerse and Emily Liebtag. We recently came across "one of the coolest examples of project-based learning" that they have recently seen. When paired with Performing Arts, PBL does not only promote creativity—it inspires.

Camp C-Block Introduces Blockchain Technology to Black Girls

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Project Bitmobile aims to empower women and girls in this emerging technical field by providing real-life introductions to blockchain technology by increasing awareness of the possibilities of blockchain technology and crypto assets.

Focus on the NOW, Not Always on the Future

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We are often talking about the future of learning but what if we focused on now? Emily Liebtag explores the power of students untapped passions right now.

What’s Up With All the Design-Focused Schools?

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Is the focus on design in schools a fad, a trend or something else? In this episode of the podcast, Tom and Emily explore the rise in popularity of design-focused schools.

Black Girls CODE Building Tech Exploration Lab in New York

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A look at the new tech exploration lab coming to New York City to help empower the next-generation of women and tech leaders.

Framework for High Quality PBL in Spanish

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More than 60 countries and thousands of educators around the world are committed to HQPBL; therefore, we are working to translate the Framework and provide additional resources to make sure the Framework is accessible to all. Today, we are excited to release the Framework in Spanish.

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