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Tom Vander Ark is author of Better Together, Smart Parents, Smart Cities, Getting Smart and The Power of Place. He is co-founder of Getting Smart and Learn Capital and serves on the boards of Education Board Partners, 4.0 Schools, Digital Learning Institute, Latinx Education Collaborative, Mastery Transcript Consortium and eduInnovation. Follow Tom on Twitter, @tvanderark.
Invention Opportunity

15 Invention Opportunities in Learning

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By: Tom Vander Ark. The pandemic quickly shifted modalities and use patterns and resulted in new capabilities and stretched perceptions of possibilities. Tom shares 15 opportunities for invention in learning.

The Future Of Learning Is Smart Measurement Rather Than Dumb Assessments

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The future of learning is smart measurement-- a collection of authentic and adaptive observations over time. The results help learners understand their growth and tell their stories.
GPT-3

Welcome To Human-Computer Co-Creation: What GPT-3 Means For Education

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By: Tom Vander Ark and Rachelle Dene Poth. Tom and Rachelle discuss Generative Pre-trained Transformer 3 (GPT-3), a new deep learning language model that produces human-like text and it's implications on education.
Students at Emmett J Conrad High School, Dallas ISD

Economic Mobility High: The New End Game for America’s High Schools

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Tom and Eric share why high schools can and should be economic development engines of our communities.
It Just Got Really Complicated: It’s Time to Turbocharge Difference Making

It Just Got Really Complicated: It’s Time to Turbocharge Difference Making

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These complex times require a new sense of mutuality and, for our youth, serve as an invitation to difference making.

Microschools Meet The Moment

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The board of the nonprofit VELA announced this week a $1 million Meet the Moment grant program to grow new microschool opportunities.

Supporting District Change Through Learner-Centered Leadership

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By: Devin Vodicka and Tom Vander Ark. In times of uncertainty and rapid change, Devin and Tom outline a leadership style that places students at the center of your planning and re-opening work.

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