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Brainless sameness : the demise of one-size-fits-all instruction and the rise of competency based learning

Author: Robert Sornson
Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2018]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book is a manifesto for change to a system that allows students to fall in love with learning and stay in the growth mindset for life. It offers an inspired vision of what schools could be, with clear action steps for your school and your community.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Sornson, Robert.
Brainless sameness.
Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2018]
(DLC) 2018020510
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Sornson
ISBN: 9781475844887 1475844883
OCLC Number: 1045426298
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 139 pages)
Contents: Time for disruptive innovation in our schools --
Our moment of opportunity --
Hasn't worked can't work won't work --
Designing student learning for the 21st century --
Personalized competency based learning in elementary and preschool --
Personalized competency based learning in secondary schools --
Personalized competency based learning in higher education --
How to suck innovation out of the American education system --
Leading to innovation --
The equity agenda --
Bring back the joy --
We need leaders like you --
A call to action --
Which system do you want for your children?
Responsibility: Bob Sornson.

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