Demystifying Learning Frameworks: Deeper Learning
The fouth post in our series on De-Mystifying Learning Frameworks. Check out the original post for the full list.
Adding Depth to the Classroom
Using students’ experiences and backgrounds as a springboard, deeper learning engages kids—particularly those who fall through the cracks in traditional schools—and prepares them for success after graduation.
What I Learned from an Old Kickboard and Dental Floss
Though the maker movement is often associated with things like 3D printers and circuits, it is really a fusion of newly accessible technology with old ideas about how we learn best. Maker projects, whether they're "egg cars" or homemade boats, stick in our memories not simply because they are fun. Getting lost in the challenge of making something work—something you care about—is a learning experience that sticks with kids and, it turns out, adults.