Deeper Learning Digest: Putting Students at the Center Makes a Difference

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October 27, 2017 02:36 pm

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This week’s digest features stories on how putting students at the center transforms the learning experience. Whether it’s through capstone projects on topics selected by students, or giving students real-world work experience that is related to their interests, giving students the reins can make a difference.

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Deeper Learning Digest: Building Deeper Learning in Schools and Districts

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October 06, 2017 01:32 pm

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This week’s digest examines why deeper learning is especially important in a world where any fact is available from Google, highlights the relationship between art and math, and showcases an assessment system that supports deeper learning.

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The Every Student Succeeds Act: Hearing Witnesses Discuss the Appropriate Federal Role

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October 05, 2017 12:15 pm

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Did you catch the Senate education committee’s hearing on the quality of the plans that states are developing under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) on October 3?

We’ve got a post-game, behind-the-scenes video with two of the four witnesses, New Mexico Public Education Secretary Christopher Ruszkowski and Executive Director of Johns Hopkins Institute for Education Policy David Steiner.

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