The Resource Prepared : what kids need for a fulfilled life, Diane Tavenner

Prepared : what kids need for a fulfilled life, Diane Tavenner

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Prepared : what kids need for a fulfilled life
Title
Prepared
Title remainder
what kids need for a fulfilled life
Statement of responsibility
Diane Tavenner
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Diane Tavenner, founder of Summit Public Schools, offers a blueprint for a better way to educate our children, based on the revolutionary lessons, insights, and methodology she and her faculty developed over 15 years at their famously successful charter schools in California and Washington, which she is now introducing to public school systems across the country that Summit is partnering with to transform education and better prepare our children to lead fulfilled and successful lives. Diane Tavenner founded the first Summit charter school in 2003, developing and perfecting a personalized, project-based curriculum that puts students in charge of their own learning. The school developed a learning plan for every student. They engaged the students by appealing to them with interdisciplinary, real-world projects, rather than passively learning and memorizing in a classroom environment. They created mentorship groups, where students would talk through their goals and help each other solve problems, as well as meet one-on-one with their mentor, weekly. By internalizing a sense of purpose, self-direction, self-sufficiency, and collaboration, students learn the cognitive and life skills needed to navigate the next phases of their lives. Virtually 100% of Summit's original 400 students went on to attend four year colleges"--
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http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tavenner, Diane
Dewey number
371.39/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LB1031
LC item number
.T38 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Individualized instruction
  • Education, Secondary
  • Mentoring in education
  • Group work in education
  • Education, Secondary
  • Group work in education
  • Individualized instruction
  • Mentoring in education
  • United States
Label
Prepared : what kids need for a fulfilled life, Diane Tavenner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [269]-274) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Because graduation should mean more -- Because good intentions aren't enough -- Because it's a solvable problem
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 288 pages
Isbn
9781984826060
Lccn
2019010643
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1105736037
  • 1849942
  • (OCoLC)on1105736037
  • 1849942
Label
Prepared : what kids need for a fulfilled life, Diane Tavenner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [269]-274) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Because graduation should mean more -- Because good intentions aren't enough -- Because it's a solvable problem
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 288 pages
Isbn
9781984826060
Lccn
2019010643
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1105736037
  • 1849942
  • (OCoLC)on1105736037
  • 1849942

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