The Illinois district aims to use performance tasks to encourage student growth and assess students’ understanding of standards-aligned learning.
(CHICAGO, IL) November 1, 2017 —Defined Learning today announced its partnership with School […]Read More
By Dr. Art Fessler | Getting Smart
Passion is a driving force in all facets of life, especially teaching and learning. Learning in Community Consolidated School District 59 (CCSD59) in the Chicago suburbs reflects the actual work being done in the […]Read More
For these two teachers, PBL is the key to differentiating lessons for students of all ability levels.
By Jamie Kuminga and Brandi Zivilik | T.H.E. Journal
What do special ed (SPED) and gifted students have in common? They both have unique […]Read More
(CHICAGO, IL) June 20, 2017 — Defined STEM, a web-based curriculum resource by Defined […]
By Stephen Noonoo
Even when students aren’t sitting through lectures, they’re still accustomed to letting their teachers dictate the […]Read More
Defined STEM was recently rated 4-stars by Common Sense; the leading independent nonprofit organization dedicated to helping kids thrive in a world […]Read More
Educators share their strategies for teaching academically challenging (and fun) lessons that support native and non-native English speakers.
By Karyn Lewis and Yvette Ramirez | The Edvocate
Transitions can be challenging for any student, […]Read More