Edutopia

Edutopia is where The George Lucas Educational Foundation’s vision to highlight what works in education comes to life. The George Lucas Educational Foundation is dedicated to improving the K-12 learning process by documenting, disseminating, and advocating for innovative, replicable, and evidence-based strategies that prepare students to thrive in their future education, careers, and adult lives. Experience Edutopia at: www.edutopia.org, www.facebook.com/edutopia, www.twitter.com/edutopia, www.youtube.com/edutopia

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  • Math
  • High School
Educator Peter McIntosh helps his students to take ownership of their learning by using interactive subject-mastery tools like Khan Academy.
Edutopia
Updated: 
2016
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  • Math
  • High School
Jonathan Winn, San Diego's 2011 High School Teacher of the Year, has developed a high voltage classroom atmosphere that inspires students to get...
  • Social Studies
  • K-2, 3-5, MS
Early intervention and sustained individual support for every student are keys to educating the whole child in Finnish schools. For more articles and...
  • Social Studies
  • K-2, 3-5, MS
By cultivating strong school leadership, committing to ongoing professional development, and exploring innovative models like its tech-infused Future...
  • Social Studies
  • K-2, 3-5, MS
In Ontario, schools have raised their test scores and graduation rates by providing resources such as full-time student success teachers, who help...
  • Social Studies
  • K-2, 3-5, MS
In Shanghai, China, every low-performing school is assigned a team of master teachers and administrators to provide weekly guidance and mentorship on...
  • Social Studies
  • K-2, 3-5, MS
When low scores on the 2000 Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) exams revealed the inequities in their education system, many German...
Edutopia
Updated: 
2016
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  • English Language Arts
  • Elementary (Grades 3-5)
This video explains how one school has their students create travel journals for topics of study in social studies and science.
  • Math
  • Middle School
This board game will help students learn about statistics and probability.
Edutopia
Updated: 
2016
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS
This video shows how one school utilizes multiple intelligences to teach all subjects throughout the day.