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Using this Guide
Deeper Learning: How Eight Innovative Public Schools Are Transforming Education in the 21st Century by Monica R. Martinez & Dennis McGrath.
Study of Deeper Learning: Opportunities and Outcome by American Institutes for Research (AIR).
Education for Life and Work: Developing Transferable Knowledge and Skills in the 21st Century by National Research Council Report.
An Up Close Look at Student Centered Math Teaching by American Institutes for Research (AIR).
Student-Centered Schools: Closing the Opportunity Gap by Stanford Center for Opportunity Policy in Education (SCOPE).
Establishing your Vision for Deeper Learning
The Quest for Deeper Learning by Barbara Chow.
Understanding Academic Mindset as a Critical Component of Deeper Learning by Camille Farrington.
An Introduction to Deeper Learning from the Perspective of Multiple Models that are Part of the Deeper Learning Network.
The Definition of the Deeper Learning Competencies by the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation.
Establishing Your School’s Vision:
ASCD: Chapter 2 of How to Help Your School Thrive by John G. Gabriel and Paul C. Farmer.
The Center for Collaborative Education (CCE) Tools for Schools.
Rahil, a Student at Impact Academy in Hayward, California, describes what the school’s
Deeper Learning approach.
Component 1: Establishing a Strong School Culture
The Secret Weapon: Getting to Know Your Students Well.
A Tale of Two High School Advisory Programs by Meeno Rami, Science Leadership Academy.
Deeper Learning: A Collaborative Classroom is Key by Rebecca Alber.
Trust in Schools by Barbara Schneider and Tony Bryk.
Trust Matters: Leadership for Successful Schools by Megan Tschannen-Moran.
What Does School Culture Look Like? Big Picture School.
Advisory: Check-in and Support.
Schools Designed for Learning. Denver School of Science and Technology.
American Architectural Foundation (AFF).
High School Math Teacher Uses Peer-to-Peer Tutoring So Students Understand The Responsibility
Of Helping Each Other Learn.
Component 2: Teachers Function as Professionals
Teacher Profile: Qualities of 21st Century Teachers, A List of Teacher Qualities from the Asia Society.
Teacher Roles: Technology Alone Won’t Transform Teacher to Facilitator by Monica R Martinez
and Dennis McGrath in Kappan Magazine (September, 2014).
The Principal: Three Keys to Maximizing Impact by Michal Fullan.
A Guide Designed to Help Individuals Create or Support Teacher-Powered Schools based on the book,
Trusting Teachers with School Success by Kim Farris.
Kelly Wilson From High Tech High Shares Her Approach to Establishing an Adult Learning Community.
Dan Bickel, Area Administrator, Talks about How to Prioritize, Monitor, and Coordinate Resources for
Educator Learning, a Standard by Learning Forward.
Using a Learning Walk to Learn from Colleagues.
Shirley Hord, Scholar Laureate, Talks about Learning Communities.
Component 3: Teachers Design Meaningful Learning Experiences
Two Dozen Ways to Deepen Student Learning.
Using Understanding by Design to Design Learning Experiences that are Unified Around Central Concepts
and Ideas, a Four-Phase Process for Implementing Essential Questions.
Describes What Good Critical Thinking, Collaboration, Communication, and Creativity
& Innovation Look Like in the Context of Project Based Learning.
MC2 STEM High School Designs Rigorous Projects that Blend STEM with other Core Subjects.
Ideas for Teachers on How to Develop and Support Group Work for Collaborative Learning in the Classroom.
Getting to the 4Cs with Project-Based Learning (PBL) from the Partnership for 21st Century Learning.
Science Leadership Academy Students Describe the Good Parts and the Hard Parts of Learning
PBS News Hour Highlights Expeditionary Learning’s Inquiry Based Approach to Teaching at
King Middle School in Portland, Maine.
Highlights Hands On, Project-Based Mode of Instruction at the Center for Advanced Research
and Technology (CART) School Outside of Fresno, CA.
Using Standards to Facilitate Deeper Learning.
Text Analysis for Deep Understanding of Content and Critical Thinking.
Taking a Stand: Eighth-Graders Develop Critical Thinking Skills.
Building Conceptual Understanding of Math for Students at an Expeditionary Learning School.
How Teachers Work Together in Connected Schools to Integrate Their Curriculum
Across Different Disciplines.
Engaging Students in Real and Meaningful Learning at Life Academy in Oakland, California.
Students Doing Work that has Meaning.
Tiny House, an Integrated Project at High Tech High School.
Focus on Project Based Learning at Impact Academy in Hayward, CA Addresses the Four C’s.
Component 4: Deliberate Practice of Deeper Learning Skill
Students at High Tech High Produced Spanish Books and Gave Them to Spanish Children to Practice their Use of the Language.
Nurturing Collaboration: Five Strategies by Joshua Block.
P21 Discusses How to Develop a Digital Communication-Collaboration Mindset.
New Tech’s Contract to Support Students Doing Group Work.
Two Students Work Together on a Student-Created Project for an Authentic Audience.
Highlights the Power of Quality Work-Based Learning Opportunities on Student Learning.
Performance as a Culminating Activity.
Using Portfolio Defense to for Students to Demonstrate Their Learning Outcomes.
Students at Normal Park Museum Magnet School Create Various Types of Museum-Style Exhibits to Demonstrate their Understanding of Academic Topics.
High School Students Reflect on Practicing the 21st Century Skills Needed for Personal and Workplace Success.
David Olio, a High School AP English Teacher in South Windsor, CT Explains How He Uses a Critical-Friends Peer-Review Protocol to Help Students Learn to Revise and Edit their Writing.
Road Maps to Deeper Learning by Bernie Trilling.
This article presents a prism model of the deeper learning ecosystem, identifying the common themes of teaching and learning practices which have been successfully utilized to develop 21st century competencies.
The Leader’s Guide to 21st Century Education: 7 Steps for Schools and Districts by Ken Kay and Valerie Hill.
A 7-step blueprint for districts to move forward in the quest to prepare students for the challenges of the 21st century.
Ten Principles of Effective School Design that Lead to Deeper Learning by New Visions for Public Schools.
Research on Deeper Learning:
Deeper Learning Defined:
Understanding and Assessing the Conditions for Deeper Learning
Blog and Interview
Deeper Learning: The Planning Guide Graphic Design and The Theory of Action Infographic by Carol Ehrlich.