News & Events 2018-04-20T12:29:45+00:00


New Video: How Must Education Change?

The way that America works is changing – and to keep pace, education must change, too. What are the skills students need, and how high schools prepare them for life after graduation?

Watch this new video from Alliance for Excellent Education to see how education must change and to see what dynamic learning looks like in the classroom.


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Student Voices Shine at New Tech Network

April 24th, 2018|0 Comments

Listen to students at New Tech Network schools share their dreams and goals for life after high school.

New Policy Briefs on Increasing Teachers’ Capacity for Fostering Deeper Learning

April 1st, 2018|0 Comments

Two new policy briefs from NASBE focus on how state boards of education can use policy levers to increase teachers’ capacity for fostering deeper learning.

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Learning Policy Institute Briefing on Performance Assessments

March 28th, 2018|0 Comments

Learning Policy Institute will host an April 12 briefing on Capitol Hill focused on using performance assessments to advance educational equity and transform teaching and learning.

New Framework for High Quality Project Based Learning

March 7th, 2018|0 Comments

Getting Smart introduces a new framework for high-quality project-based learning (PBL) featuring six criteria that serve as a baseline for educators, organizations, parents, and students.

Deeper Learning: An Essential Component of Equity

March 1st, 2018|0 Comments

Great Q&A between Learning Policy Institute and author Dr. Pedro A. Noguera on the role of deeper learning in providing all students with an equitable and empowering education.

Five Steps to a Competency-Based Education System

January 1st, 2018|0 Comments

A new report from iNACOL shares five issues and action steps for state policy to support personalized, competency-based learning.


Deeper Learning Digest

A bi-weekly roundup of articles, blog posts, and other content around deeper learning.

  • Deeper Learning Digest: Have You Seen This New Deeper Learning Video? April 20, 2018
    How must education change to prepare students for success in today’s jobs—and for the jobs that haven’t even been invented yet? This week’s digest features a brand-new video from the Alliance for Excellent Education on how deeper learning is preparing students for the jobs of today and tomorrow. Also check out new policy briefs on […]
  • Deeper Learning Digest: Highlights From Deeper Learning 2018 April 6, 2018
    Did you miss the Deeper Learning 2018 conference in sunny San Diego last week? We have the highlights, including key takeaways and a deeper dive into this “powerful adult learning” opportunity from Getting Smart. Plus, news on Louisiana’s proposal to join six other states and pilot a new, innovative, high-quality assessment under the Every Student […]

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