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Why Career Exploration Must Be a K–12 Priority and One Way to Make It...

By: Mark C. Perna. Many K-12 students aren't exposed to the world of work until their last two years of high school. Here's one way to change that—and ensure career exploration is not just an add-on experience.

Project-Based Learning in Lights, Camera, Action

By: Paul F. Brown. How well does filmmaking in the classroom conform to the Framework of High Quality Project Based Learning? A semester in review.

Demonstrating and Assessing Mastery, and Managing Mastery Learning Data

By Scott Ellis. With learning objectives that are specific, clear and demonstrable and with mastery thresholds that are clearly defined, determining approaches for students to demonstrate mastery is a relatively straightforward two-step process.

Being Safe and Feeling Safe In Schools

By: Jeff Rose. Jeff, CEO of Leading Ed Solutions discusses the physical and social-emotional safety of students and how to implement the right solutions and policies in schools.
High school students

Mastery Learning Objectives and Mastery Thresholds in the Classroom

By: Scott Ellis To implement mastery learning and enable students to move forward at their own pace as they master content, five...
Project Based Learning

Making PBL Stick Part 2: Leading a Reflective Year

By: Jenny Pieratt Are you an instructional leader looking for small ways to make big shifts that move your staff forward in...
Young student writing

What is Mastery Learning?

By Scott Ellis. Today, through technology, tools, and expertise, we have the ability to scale mastery learning at a national level. The question is: will we choose to do it?