deeper learning

Personalized Learning

Deeper Learning: Engaging Students Across the Humanities

Personalized math products are becoming more common in classrooms from kindergarten to college.  These tools are really promising for building math skills and fluency.   But I hear a growing number of people that compartmentalize learning technologies to skill building.  Since raising my kids on Dr Brain, Oregon Trail, and Sim…

EdTech

Q & A with Bob Lenz, Envision Schools

Bob Lenz leads Envision Schools, a Bay Area network of high schools that stress what the Hewlett Foundation calls deeper learning by engaging students in projects, infusing the arts, and asking good questions.

EdTech

Hewlett's Quest for Deeper Learning

Hewlett Foundation wants every student to have the opportunity to think critically, communicate effectively, and work collaboratively they way the do in SF's Envision Schools