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An Unexpected Learning Journey

Providing true alternatives to a one-size-fits-all approach to public education.  GUEST COLUMN | by Steven Guttentag In 2013, 3.17 million students graduated from public high schools throughout the United States. Among them, a young woman in Ohio who had overcome … Continue reading

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Taking MOOCs to the Next Level

Effectively helping to bridge the online learning credibility gap.   GUEST COLUMN | by Alice Bonasio The popularity of Online Courses has steadily increased in recent years. Millions of students have enrolled onto MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) offered by … Continue reading

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In the Business of Learning

A veteran educator focuses on implementing what schools actually need and want.   INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero Karen Beerer began as a grade two elementary teacher, then also taught fifth grade, seventh grade and graduate level courses. She served … Continue reading

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Making a Choice

Concerned parents take a fresh new idea and make it work for others. INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero In 2010, Jinal Jhaveri and his wife, Forum Desai, set out to enroll their daughter in pre-school in the San Francisco Bay … Continue reading

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E-rate: How to Broaden Connectivity, Achieve Funding Success

On a mission to connect learners of all ages to the internet no matter their economics.  GUEST COLUMN | by John Harrington The E-rate program has been largely responsible for connecting our nation’s schools and libraries to the internet. Yet … Continue reading

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