Tag: deeper learning

Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Former superintendent discusses how schools can ‘move the rock’ toward deeper learning

February 9, 2018

Via: Education Dive

The current focus in schools on high-stakes testing requires training students to learn a set of standards and facts, but the deeper learning approach invites students to play a greater role in their own education and has the goal of […]

Educational Stages

‘Deeper learning’ takes greater hold in K-12 education

April 26, 2017

Via: Education Dive

The concept of deeper learning expands upon the push to incorporate social-emotional learning throughout K-12 curriculums. Both concepts posit that for students to have success in postsecondary education and afterwards, skills must be harnessed beyond academic acumen. Specifically, both “deeper […]

Continuous Development, Educational Forms

When will assessments finally test deeper learning?

March 30, 2016

Via: eSchool News

When we imagine the future of assessment it’s easy to envision all sorts of impressive ways to help gauge what students know and what they can do. Gaming and simulations, especially, create all kinds of possibilities. But the major focus […]

Continuous Development, Educational Forms

Deeper Learning Demands Deeper Leading—and Technology Can Help

March 28, 2016

Via: Ed Surge

Being college- and career-ready is no simple task. It’s time for all American students to take part in deeper learning. Recent investments in education are not yielding adequate results, as dismal test scores and other indicators reveal. High-stakes accountability systems […]