Innovation

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Nine of 67 programs funded under the federal i3 program produced breakout interventions, says a final evaluation of the educational R&D effort. (June 19, 2018)

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This special report explores game-changing disruptions to the field of education that have the potential to shake up the schoolhouse and the classroom.

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Original Education Week research takes a look at how educators hear about trends and new ideas that could be worth pursuing in their classroom.

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Popularized by social media, new classroom arrangements are all the rage in K-12. But experts and educators caution there is more to it than just moving desks around.
January 22, 2020 – Education Week
Internet connectivity, recruiting staff, and finding partners to learn from are all big challenges for an ed-tech leader in a district off the coast of Alaska.
January 15, 2020 – Education Week
Inside the new $48 million Fruitport High School, extensive window glass, elegant lighting, and modern furniture give this Michigan public school the feel of an upscale college campus. But its modern security measures are tucked inside in subtle ways through architectural innovation.
January 8, 2020 – McClatchy-Tribune
Teachers open doors for students to fuel their curiosity and pursue passion projects, but educators warn against making it a free-for-all.
November 6, 2019 – Education Week
A massive experiment involving 17,000 students in four countries finds gains for inquiry-, or problem-based teaching over traditional approaches.
October 9, 2019 – Education Week
Faced with a push for academic programming, after-school providers are deploying new strategies to train and recruit effective educators.
October 9, 2019 – Education Week
Educators are using digital tools to boost student learning more than ever. But few believe there's good information available about which resources work best.
September 18, 2019 – Education Week
Students locked out of their school's computer systems. Educators unable to get access to some students' records. Parents receiving emails asking that they return their children's laptops.
August 21, 2019 – Education Week
Powderhouse Studios was supposed to open this fall after winning a $10 million startup grant from XQ Institute. But after nearly seven years of planning, school committee members unanimously rejected the high school in March.
August 15, 2019 – Education Week
When a lesson falls flat, it can be tough to recover and move on. Teachers say they’d like training in how to do so.
May 15, 2019 – Education Week

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