1. But How Do We Know What's Working?

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    The pace of technology adoption in schools is accelerating like a Formula 1 race car driven by teachers and administrators hungry for products that spur deeper engagement and better results for their…

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    • Winning the Fight for Higher Standards

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      Almost all of the states have adopted more rigorous academic expectations for students. But the standards have come under serious political fire from the right and left. The fight is not substantive…

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      • John King in Conversation with Joanne Weiss

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        Joanne Weiss and John King reflect on his experience advancing the CCSS in New York State.

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        • How Disruptive Can We Be: CCSS and the Future of Digital Learning

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          Jacob Schmookler, in Invention and Economic Growth, wrote that “the amount of invention is governed by the extent of the market.” Having common standards in over forty states certainly…

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          • Teaching Literacy in the New World of CCSS

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            Raising academic expectations to meet the higher standards of Common Core and college readiness not only requires changes to curriculum, but also a shift in instructional practice. Nowhere is this…

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            • Transforming Trauma: Promoting Resilience

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              As we raise the bar for students in our schools, their need for social and emotional well-being and effective stress management skills increases markedly. Nurturing these skills is both important…

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              • Crossing Over Jordan: Building Relationships between Communities and Ed Reformers

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                In the debate over the CCSS, as in other efforts to even the odds for underserved students, education reformers have not won the hearts and minds of the families and communities they seek to serve.…

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                • From Talk to Action: Increasing the Diversity of Education Leadership

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                  Jim Shelton leads a discussion on the importance of increasing diversity in the leadership ranks of education reform. Acknowledging both opportunities and challenges, as well the progress, and lack…

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                  • From STEM to STEAM: Creativity as a Lever for Social Justice

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                    Science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) are essential tools for students in the twenty-first century. This session explores the relationship between STEM, creativity and social justice. We…

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                    • Re-Imagining Urban School Districts

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                      For 20 years, charter schools have played an increasingly important role in changing the conversation about what’s possible in public education. Charters have created scalable proof points…

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                      • NewSchools Venture Fund 2013 Video

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                        Happy Holidays from NewSchools Venture Fund! Thank you for your passion, wisdom, and unfailing generosity. You inspire and embolden us every day. We invite you to share this celebration of the work…

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                        • NewSchools Seed Fund Holiday Video 2013

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                          NewSchools Seed Fund celebrates the inspiring work of ed tech entrepreneurs in 2013.

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