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How Michigan CoOp Connects Leaders to Improve Education

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By: Marsha Myles Bahra. The Michigan CoOp is a network of school districts that are early adopters of successful, efficient, and effective learning models. Members leverage each other’s strengths to create new opportunities for student learning.

Using Design Thinking to Disrupt for Good

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One Stone is an innovative high school in the heart of Boise with a mission of “making students better leaders and the world a better place.” Learn more about how they incorporate innovation and disruption into their curriculum here.

How The Village School Puts Coding at the Center of Their Approach

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Today marks the beginning of Computer Science Education Week. With the future of work rapidly changing, it would be hard to overstate the importance of the subject. To start the week out strong, today we’re highlighting a school that’s placed coding at the core of what they do.

Charter Schools Just Got a New Tool to Help with Building and Expanding School Facilities

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By: Ellis Carr. Building and expanding school facilities is a complicated, costly effort. This new guide sets out to help school leaders get it right.

How to Talk to Parents About Your School’s EdTech

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It's only natural for parents to feel some concern over the use of EdTech in their children's schools. Here are some tips for educators and EdLeaders who are facing these concerns, along with some tools you can use to demonstrate EdTech's potential efficacy.

Don’t Doubt Detroit

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There are incredibly dedicated educators and families in Detroit working to revive their schools and communities. The heart and resilience of the people in Detroit is palpable.

Gooru Powers Personalized Learning With Open Content

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Nonprofit platform Gooru provides K-12 teachers and students with real-time assessment data and a catalog of free and open content designed to personalize the learning experience and support students in reaching their goals.

Impact Report Shows NTN Better Prepares Students for College and Life

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Schools that are part of networks have shown boosted achievement and graduation rates, and networks allow for quality options to scale in communities that need them most. New Tech Network is a great example.

Three Schools On Three Paths to Personalized Learning Success

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By: Dr. Mary Ann Wolf and Alex Dreier. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools has set out on a personalized learning journey all its own. Here are three schools in the district that we were able to visit and observe the successes and challenges more in-depth.

Mapping Learner Experience

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As students navigate their learning journey, we must deliver explicit, student-owned opportunities to set and map their course. Here's one strategy that think can be truly effective.

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