Learning Strategies

Do the Most Innovative Schools Actually Prepare Students for the Real World?

Aug 13, 2015

PBL NOT ENOUGH? High Tech High, a charter school in San Diego, CA has won grants for its project-based learning approach. But is it actually preparing students well? Questions have arisen about its model, according to The Hechinger Report. “I didn't really learn study habits at High Tech High,” says one student. “We definitely did testing, but it wasn't emphasized as important as it is here.”

Learning Strategies

Do the Most Innovative Schools Actually Prepare Students for the Real World?

Aug 13, 2015

PBL NOT ENOUGH? High Tech High, a charter school in San Diego, CA has won grants for its project-based learning approach. But is it actually preparing students well? Questions have arisen about its model, according to The Hechinger Report. “I didn't really learn study habits at High Tech High,” says one student. “We definitely did testing, but it wasn't emphasized as important as it is here.”

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