eBook The Take-Action Guide to World Class Learners Book 1: How to Make Personalization and Student Autonomy Happen, 1st Edition

  • Yong Zhao
  • Homa Tavangar
  • Emily McCarran
  • Gabriel F. Rshaid
  • Kay Tucker
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  • ISBN-10: 1483339491
  • ISBN-13: 9781483339498
  • DDC: 371.39
  • 232 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released September 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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This series provides the most complete information available on designing twenty-first century schools poised to leapfrog into the future! These practice-oriented books expand on Dr. Yong Zhao’s acclaimed World Class Learners, which presents a new framework for cultivating creative and entrepreneurial students. Now, with this first book in the follow-up three-volume set, Zhao digs much deeper, revealing how exactly to put that framework into effect.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Authors.
Introduction: Making World Class Learners.
1: Personalization and Autonomy.
2: Creating Your Own School: What Student-Driven Curriculum Looks Like.
3: Helping Students Turn Strengths Into Passions.
4: Curriculum Flexibility and Breadth: Personalization with the Common Core.
5: Mentoring and Guidance: The Role of Adults.
6: Flexible Spaces, Schedules, and Roles: Enabling Personalization.
7: Collaboration and Technology: Utilizing External Resources for Personalization.
8: Autonomy with Responsibility: Preparing Ethical Entrepreneurs.