Deeper learning involves mastering academic subjects through analytical and critical thinking, collaboration with others, problem-solving techniques and hands-on experiences.
California remains strongly committed to Common Core standards in math and English language arts, which focus on critical thinking and problem-solving. The standards have been adopted by more than 40 states.
Gabriela Orozco Gonzalez, a teacher in the Los Angeles area, discusses Common Core lessons, teacher collaboration, testing and educating English learners.
Activists from the 1960s share memories as part of a high school program created by UC Berkeley.
High quality teaching is key to student success in high-performing countries and school systems, study finds.
Better Math Teaching Network in New England is testing new high school math instructional strategies to be shared with educators around the country.
Former superintendent of California schools speaks to EdSource about school reform.
The new magnet school provides students a hands-on learning experience.
More than 13,000 teachers participated in the second annual event.
The program is attempting to alleviate a persistent achievement gap.
The project aims to build students' language skills in all classes.
Teachers' group aims to improve instruction for unique student populations.
Researchers criticize CORE districts' use of student surveys of their social-emotional skills.
Social Justice Humanitas Academy in San Fernando Valley is considered a model community school.
Jo Boaler published Mathematical Mindsets to help improve math education.
Carol Dweck explains the difference between saying, "Work harder," and nagging.