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Innovation and redesign begins with asking, “What if….”

Today on the blog we have another guest post by Bob Wedl, who posits that personalization in education starts with the essential question “what if…”. We hope you enjoy his thoughts below!   Bob Wedl’s career in public education includes experience in both district as well as chartered schools, state department leadership and higher education. […]

15 Feb 2018 no comments
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Personalized Learning: An Idea Whose Time Has Come

Today on the blog we have a guest post by friend of EdVisions, Nancy Allen Mastro. We hope you enjoy her compelling reasons for embrace personalized education by everyone in the education community as well as some great suggestions for students, teachers, parents and policy makers. Personalized education is not a buzzword with an expiration […]

05 Feb 2018 no comments
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Guest Post: Are Chartered Schools good schools?

Today on the blog we have a guest post by friend of EdVisions, Bob Wedl. We hope you enjoy his insights as he tackles a problematic question.   Bob Wedl’s career in public education includes experience in both district as well as chartered schools, state department leadership and higher education. Bob served as Minnesota’s Commissioner […]

11 Jan 2018 no comments
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The PLP Gap, Perhaps It’s Time to Rethink Our Process

  Dr. Steven J. Rippe has over 20 years of experience working with educators and school leaders designing and implementing innovative schools and programs throughout the United States. A successful teacher, principal and University administrator, Steven has worked with passionate educators to create nationally recognized schools and works with struggling schools to reinvent themselves into […]

22 Dec 2017 no comments
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Relationships and Why They Matter

Dr. Newell is presently the Director of Assessment for EdVisions Schools, and has served as the Director of Learning Programs for the Gates/EdVisions replication efforts. Dr. Newell was a founder of the Minnesota New Country School and EdVisions Cooperative. He has published four books that explain the rationale and practices behind the learning program and […]

12 Dec 2017 no comments