BPL: Blogs

Arts Integration and Expeditions with Personalized Learning: NGLC in Oakland Launch Update

In fall 2017 we launched a series of updates from the seven Next Generation Learning Challenge (NGLC) in Oakland launch grantees to hear what they have learned and how it has shaped their focus for the second year of their grant. In this piece we sat down with Morgan Alconcher, Principal of ASCEND, and Julie McMillan, a teacher at ASCEND, to discover how this grant has allowed their school to evolve into the vision they set forth three years ago.

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Meeting Needs for All Learners Through Personalized Learning: NGLC in Oakland Launch Update

In fall 2017 we launched a series of updates from the seven Next Generation Learning Challenge (NGLC) in Oakland launch grantees to hear what they have learned and how it has shaped their focus for the second year of their grant. In this piece we had a chance to connect with three members of the East Bay Innovation Academy (EBIA) special education team to learn how the school’s model of personalizing learning creates a supportive frame for their students qualifying for special education services to be well served in inclusive, general education classrooms.

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Getting Smart On Regional Next-Gen School Design

Series of blog posts highlighting work in Next Generation Learning Challenge's (NGLC) Regional Funds for Breakthrough Schools hubs located in New Orleans, Chicago, Washington, D.C, Colorado, New England, and Oakland.

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Technology Integration Blog

Explore new tools and strategies for empowering students to fully participate in a connected, technology-rich society.

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Getting Smart Blog

The Getting Smart Blog on GettingSmart.com is a community for news, stories and leadership on innovations in learning and teaching. Read, watch, and listen to thought leading perspectives as we feature articles on K-12, Higher Ed, and lifelong learning.

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