blended learning

Gap Family Invests in Fund to Launch 25 Calif. Schools

A San Francisco nonprofit plans to announce a $25 million fund Monday to create Bay Area schools focused on "blended learning," the concept of coupling traditional teaching with online resources to improve student performance.

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The Yoking of Virtual Schools and Market-Based Reforms

This is the third part of a four-part series about virtual schools and Open Education policy. The first post argued that if we are going to have virtual schools, states should give preference to virtual schools that make a commitment to Open Education policy and to sharing their curricula and other innovations with the world.

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An Alabama District Provides Digital Learning for All

The Huntsville City Schools board of education unanimously approved Superintendent Casey Wardynski's bold plan to move the entire school district to digital learning. The effort is set to launch for the 2012-2013 school year in partnership with Pearson and Edvation.

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Three Essential Shifts in Learning

An eighth-grader teaches a course on 21st-century schools.

Rick and Becky DuFour

Professional Learning Communities at Work

Gesturing to Learn

Video game technology is in motion in Loudoun County schools.

A Brick-and-Mortar Space for Online School

Increasing teacher success with online, collaborative PD

Large, geographically diverse districts and virtual schools make teacher development more accessible with online training via Blackboard Collaborate
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D.C. School Selects Adaptive Curriculum for Math and Science

Adaptive Curriculum, a web-based concept mastery solution that strengthens math and science performance, has been selected as a key content provider for a new blended learning model that will be implemented at Kramer Middle School next school year.

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Blended Schools Concept Could Change Indianapolis Education

Blended learning is about to shake up public schools in Indianapolis.

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