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Jason Finley

Grit in Vermont - 4 views

It would be interesting if every Vermont High School took a Grit and Self-Control survey. Imagine then what we might glean from comparing those results with those from readily/easily ava...

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started by Jason Finley on 10 Mar 14 no follow-up yet
Mike McRaith

Online Learning Opportunity with High Tech High - 5 views

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started by Mike McRaith on 09 Jan 14 no follow-up yet
Jason Finley - 10 views

'It is harder for us to be nice to kids' - departing veteran principal

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Mike McRaith

BigThink.Com - 5 views

I came across this website recently. It has many videos and articles that may interest Rowland Fellows. For example, Colin you may like this one about iphones making us less human: http://bigthink....


started by Mike McRaith on 03 Aug 13 no follow-up yet
Mike McRaith

Project Based Learning Quick Video Explanation - 3 views This is handy little video for a simple explanation of project based learning.

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started by Mike McRaith on 25 Jun 13 no follow-up yet
Alison Bromage

YES in BHS is like the Folk High School model - 9 views

Colin and all, Foxfire looks so cool! I wasn't familiar with this place or project or the publications, but it seems really interesting. (Seems also similar to the Folk Live Center Community Proj...

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Mike McRaith

DOE released 2013 report on Perseverance - 16 views

Jason and Carrie, Excellent! Thanks for you comments and insights! See you soon-


Karen Budde - 2 views

Maybe we need a listserve. It would be more convenient to reply. With a Listserv, you can create a topic and distribute information or start a discussion with a list of subscribers.


started by Karen Budde on 13 May 13 no follow-up yet
Jason Cushner

What's important for graduates to know? - 4 views

started by Jason Cushner on 05 Apr 13 no follow-up yet

Recent comments by Tom Friedman about Tony Wagner - 2 views

Our 2012 keynote speaker, Tony Wagner, quoted frequently in recent column by Thomas Friedman

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started by chuckscranton on 04 Apr 13 no follow-up yet
julia taylor

Coaching a Surgeon: What makes top performers better? - 9 views

Great article. I'm wondering how often teacher-coaches are used in schools. This seems like such an effective professional development tool (if done well). Anyone know of coaches working in scho...

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Jen Kravitz

Education as the key to democracy - 3 views

Short (less than 4 min) talk by actor Henry Rollins about the importance of education to maintain and reinvigorate American democracy.

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started by Jen Kravitz on 23 Aug 12 no follow-up yet
Jason Finley

School Transformation Questions to Consider: Past, Present & Future. - 1 views

For me, I believe that transformation needs to be much Less focused on programs and More focused on processes. What are the Processes that are in place to ensure student voice, rigor, relevance, ot...

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Jen Kravitz

VTGIN Conference for 2013 - 2 views

VTGIN planning for the 2013 conference is in the works. They are sending out letters in August to principals about identifying teachers and students who would be good presenters at the 2013 confer...

Global Studies

started by Jen Kravitz on 22 Jun 12 no follow-up yet
Adam Rosenberg

Pass the Books; Hold the Oil - 4 views

Underscores the inverse relationship between a country's natural resources and its human ones.

started by Adam Rosenberg on 16 Mar 12 no follow-up yet
Adam Rosenberg

Flipped & PBL - 4 views

I don't know of any; I would also like to see it in action.

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Adam Rosenberg

"The Rise of the New Groupthink" - 4 views

"SOLITUDE is out of fashion. Our companies, our schools and our culture are in thrall to an idea I call the New Groupthink, which holds that creativity and achievement come from an oddly gregarious...


Adam Rosenberg

Solitude and Leadership - 4 views Interesting speech on the developmental importance of solitude.


started by Adam Rosenberg on 22 Feb 12 no follow-up yet
Jason Finley - 8 views

Hey Karen! Along these same lines I often think that schools should take advantage of the Vermont Senior Survey Part I: Planned Activities After High School that VSAC puts out.To me I wish that w...

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Adam Rosenberg

Open Educational Resources (OER) - 1 views

Find Free-to-Use Teaching and Learning Content from Around the World:

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started by Adam Rosenberg on 06 Feb 12 no follow-up yet
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