I used to make the argument that it was essential for secondary school students to take an online course before heading off to college. At some level, given the number of students who take online courses at the college level, I think that is right. But, I don’t believe that thinking is complete anymore, nor is it descriptive enough of the rationale for online course work. Read more
One Schoolhouse is excited to welcome Schools of the Sacred Heart, Grand Coteau, LA to the One Schoolhouse consortium. Two schools - Academy of the Sacred Heart and Berchmans Academy - on one campus, Schools of the Sacred Heart is an independent Catholic, college preparatory schools for boys & girls offering instruction from PreK through grade 12. Read more
In the summer edition of Independent School magazine, One Schoolhouse shares its journey that its faculty went on in order to move to personalized learning. Increasingly, there is a groundswell of support for personalized, competency-based teaching and learning in independent schools. And yet, the "how" -- how do you move? -- is a key sticking point. One Schoolhouse hopes the journey its faculty went on (themselves great teachers at independent schools) can be instructive. Click here to read the article.