For those trying to improve educational outcomes for our students, learning from others is key. This story from The 74 Million featured some interviews with recipients of grants from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation who offered great reminders for educators doing the challenging work of school turnarounds.
Innovative models often embrace career themes, and real-world curriculums. This article from the Hechinger Report asks what that might look like as early as middle school, when studies show that many student begin to question the relevance of school.
Attention teachers! This is from a while back, but Edutopia published a fantastic book list for teachers who love their craft and are looking to find more inspiration. Check out these fantastic reads and see if your teacher buddies want to chat about the ideas in a summer book club.