Thursday, April 20, 2017

Thinkering Studio: 

Supporting Self-Directed Learning

Voice and choice are powerful motivators!

Embracing Failure: 

Building a Growth Mindset Through the Arts

I think these ideas could apply in any classroom!

Link to Article

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Redefining Failure

Why encouraging students to get everything
right is the wrong direction.

Birmingham Covington: 

Building a Student-Centered School

Educators take on the role of guides and motivate
students to direct their own learning.
Click here for article.

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

What happens when schools
stop giving grades?

District says 24 credits and a D-minus average aren’t good enough

School district destination:
Deeper learning

Network of K12 educators blend academic rigor with an emphasis on interpersonal skills