Future of Learning

‘Voices Of A Learning World’ Aims To Be New Medium for the Global Redesign of Learning

[…] design and develop a framework for the future.” See the complete Call To Action here. For more, see: Fueling a Vision of Student-Centered, Personalized Learning through Student Voice To Transform Education, All Stakeholders Must Transform First When Humans, Not Systems, Run Schools Stay in-the-know with innovations in learning by signing up for the weekly  Smart Update.

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EdTech

Organizing a Modern Edtech Stack for Modern Pedagogy, Part I: The SIS

[…] Story  The Two Most Important Things We Don’t Teach  This blog is part of a rich resource set created by Texas Learning Exchange (TxLx), a project Getting Smart is working on in partnership with Altitude Learning and Getting Smart. To learn more about TxLx or access resources for school and district leaders, educators, and […]

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Future of Learning

The Story of Transforming A System: Spring Grove Schools

[…] more, see: What is Place-Based Education and Why Does it Matter? Podcast: Outdoor Learning Leads to Curious Students  Gina Meinertz is the Assistant Superintendent at Spring Grove Public Schools. Follow her on twitter.  A similar post was published on Third Eye. Stay in-the-know with innovations in learning by signing up for the weekly  Smart Update.

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Future of Learning

How Parents Can Create Dedicated Learning Zones

By: Tina Eaton. During remote learning, parents must find a way to maximize the effectiveness of online learning for their children and Tina provides tips on creating specific learning zones.

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Difference Making

The Journey Of One High School Counselor’s Efforts To Redefine College Advising For All

[…] a system, we have a very long way to go. For more, see: Guidance Gap: The Biggest Challenge We Face and How to Close It How to Give Better Advice to High School Students about College and Careers Building College Going-Communities Stay in-the-know with innovations in learning by signing up for the weekly Smart Update.

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Difference Making

A Unique Thanksgiving Season: Even More Reasons to Be Grateful for Our Teachers

By: Erin Gohl & Kristen Thorson. As we approach Thanksgiving, those of us who surround and depend on teachers—from parents of students to school administrators—must note, acknowledge, and convey thanks for all our teachers have done and continue to do for our children, families, and communities.

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EdTech

A Blueprint For Change Amidst Pandemic

[…] On Karine Veldhoen is an Educational Consultant. You can find her on Twitter at @Mrs_KV.  Stay in-the-know with innovations in learning by signing up for the weekly  Smart Update. We know that educators and leaders have spent the last couple of months scrambling to meet the immediate needs of learners in their community. Thank […]

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Future of Learning

Supporting Statewide Change Through Virtual Course Access Models

[…] opportunity to think PK-16. Understand the options There are important design differences in online options, with different benefits. Taking some time upfront to understand them is a smart way to get started. For example, in a teacher- delivered online class, the teacher delivers content,  facilitates discussion, assigns tasks, provides feedback, and modulates pacing. A […]

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Difference Making

The Power and Possibility of Community Learning Hubs

[…] Boyd is a Doctor of Education Student at Northeastern University, Graduate School of Education in the College of Professional Studies. He serves as Executive Vice President at Future of School. A national education intermediary focused on ensuring all students reach their unbounded potential. Stay in-the-know with innovations in learning by signing up for the weekly Smart Update.

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