We advance student-centered learning for all students, by supporting teachers designing and leading schools, and by advocating for policy that is open to innovation.

Recent Blog Posts

Education Evolving Is Evolving October 5, 2017

It’s a busy and exciting time at Education Evolving. We are proud to unveil the results of that work, including a new vision for student-centered learning, statement on educational equity, policy paper, visual brand, and logo.

A Day with Secretary DeVos - An Insider’s Perspective September 26, 2017

Woods Learning Center, a teacher-powered school in Wyoming, was one of the schools Secretary DeVos visited on her "Rethink School" tour. Hear from two teacher perspectives regarding the controversial Secretary's visit and how they used it as a learning opportunity to showcase their innovative school model.

30 States, Including Minnesota, Submit ESSA Plans to USDE September 20, 2017

On Monday, 30 states, including Minnesota, turned in their Every Student Succeeds Act accountability plans to the US Department of Education in the second and final deadline. Minnesota’s accountability plan is the culmination of the work that the Minnesota Department of Education engaged in for the past 21 months. Read here for some of the changes that MDE has made to the plan since we last reported.

Publications & Events

2017 Innovation Zone Law FAQ Memo · October 2017

A 2017 law allows districts and charter schools in Minnesota to form an innovation zone in order to try new approaches to learning that will raise student acheivement. The law provides flexibility from state law and rule to try those innovations.

Clearing Policy Barriers to Student-Centered Learning Report · October 2017

A comprehensive review of barriers in Minnesota state policy faced by educators innovating with student-centered learning, and recommendations for removing those barriers.

Seven Principles of Student-Centered Learning & Theory of Change Memo · October 2017

A brief brochure on Education Evolving, including the vision for student-centered learning that guides all our work, and our theory of change to advance that vision.

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