Sometimes, I “borrow” lessons from higher ed that can be adapted for a powerful return in k12. For example, past higher ed inventions such as clickers and flip learning (both developed by physics professor Dr. Eric Mazur) have shown enormous promise in K-12. I would like to introduce you to Harvard Professor David J. Malan and his special approach to creating a highly rigorous and successful learning environment.
Alan November's articles provide great insight into teaching, learning and preparing students for our digital world. His writing has appeared in many popular education magazines and journals, including eSchoolNews, Technology & Learning, School Library Journal, and Middle Ground. We hope your find these articles provocative and practical, please use these pieces to start a dialogue with your team.