- Is This the School of the Future?
The leaders behind Microsoft’s School of the Future want to create the definitive 21st-century education laboratory. They’re taking notes so you can build one, too.
- Miami Schools Feel the Heat
Rudy Crew wanted it closed; a determined community fought him and won. Here’s how two principals are turning their high school from sob story to success.
- How a School Revived a Town
Midland’s online charter school has been a boon for education and the local Pennsylvania economy, while reaping benefits beyond anyone’s expectations.
- New Tech Turns Teaching Into Theater
Well-implemented products engage and entertain as they educate. Here’s how five schools are using presentation tools to keep kids motivated.
- Plugged In
Technology helps prevent Katrina students from falling behind; districts train their own; vo-tech goes high-tech; finding federal funding; and more.
- In My Opinion: Why Video Games Are Good
Don’t be so quick to condemn them. When educators and game developers work together, the results can challenge kids on their own terms.
- Future Schools
Central Iowa’s Project SEMI brings massive horsepower to science class with its 53-foot mobile laboratory.