Alan November explains how he would use the first five days of school to lay the groundwork for a year of learning that goes far beyond the test.
A public school near San Diego is proving that district schools can be just as innovative as charters.
A beautiful animated video explaining the beauty of physics in everyday life.
Psychologists are finding that when students are motivated by a desire to have a positive impact on the world they are more able to plug away at challenging or tedious tasks.
A start-up university is rethinking everything about the college-experience and hoping to revolutionize higher education in the process.
Children learn their most important lessons on the playground, not in the classroom, researchers say.
The digital divide is not just about access to devices — a disparity in powerful uses of technology could be even more difficult to overcome.
What makes a great adventure playground? Among other things, lots of freedom, stuff to build … and a zip line.
At Epic charter middle school in Oakland, students are immersed in a game as soon as they step into the school on the first day.