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WATCH: Walking in a Student’s Shoes

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WATCH: Walking in a Student’s Shoes

The Shadow a Student Challenge encourages school leaders to spend a day walking in a students' shoes. Watch as one assistant principal follows a 9th grader through all of his classes. What does she learn?

Aug 9th, 2016 | 0 comments | 196 Views
Duration: 7:13 min
WATCH: Election 2016 is a Real Civics Lesson

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WATCH: Election 2016 is a Real Civics Lesson

This year's unruly campaign season, with its heated rhetoric and reality-TV tone, has challenged even seasoned educators to help young people make sense of the candidates' messages. How are U.S. Government classes tackling the challenge?

Jul 12th, 2016 | 0 comments | 442 Views
Duration: 6:26 min
WATCH: The Next Generation Science Standards - A New Vision for Science Education

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WATCH: The Next Generation Science Standards - A New Vision for Science Education

The Next Generation Science Standards, being implemented in 18 states, emphasize learning science by doing science. How are they redefining instruction in American classrooms?

Jun 21st, 2016 | 0 comments | 736 Views
Duration: 7:55 min
WATCH: The Struggle to Diversify Elite Public High Schools

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WATCH: The Struggle to Diversify Elite Public High Schools

Due to their selectivity, elite high schools often lack a diverse student population. How can these institutions attract and welcome more students of color?

Jun 15th, 2016 | 0 comments | 455 Views
Duration: 8:57 min
WATCH: Beyond Bathrooms: The Transgender Student Experience

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WATCH: Beyond Bathrooms: The Transgender Student Experience

Seventy-five percent of transgender youth report feeling unsafe at school. Nearly half have seriously considered suicide. How can schools create a welcoming environment for all students?

Jun 7th, 2016 | 0 comments | 511 Views
Duration: 8:53 min
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