Khan Academy Founder Talks Radical Education Reform

“There’s a lot more demand for people who want to just improve themselves than anyone would have guessed,” says Salman Khan, founder of the free educational video series that bears his name and the new book, The One World Schoolhouse: Education Reimagined. Originally conceived to help his 12-year-old cousin learn math, Khan Academy now offersContinue reading “Khan Academy Founder Talks Radical Education Reform”

Students as Partners in CTE Workshop

Below is a summarization of resources used or cited in the workshop in the Bethel School District. Find the workshop descriptions at http://commonaction.blogspot.com/2012/06/meaningful-involvement-in-career-and.html. The workshop was facilitated by CommonAction Consulting, which you can learn about at http://commonaction.org Day 1 Introduction to Meaningful Student Involvement http://soundout.org/frameworks.html Cycle of Meaningful Student Involvement http://www.soundout.org/cycle.html Scott’s ├╝ber lesson plannerContinue reading “Students as Partners in CTE Workshop”