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High Tech High began in 2000 as a single charter high school launched by a coalition of San Diego business leaders and educators. It has evolved into an integrated network of schools spanning grades K-12, housing a comprehensive teacher certification program and a new, innovative Graduate School of Education. This is our podcast channel.
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High Tech High began in 2000 as a single charter high school launched by a coalition of San Diego business leaders and educators. It has evolved into an integrated network of schools spanning grades K-12, housing a comprehensive teacher certification program and a new, innovative Graduate School of Education. This is our podcast.

Oct 1, 2015

Lastly we will hear from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching regarding their work with Improvement Science to address the long-term improvement needs within education. The improvement research content is a possible structure to thoughtfully assess growth and change around these complex ideas. Representing the Carnegie Foundation’s work with Improvement Research are Anna Kawar, Associate for Improvement Science, and Rachel Beattie, Director of Productive Persistence.

Oct 1, 2015

First we will hear about Big Picture Learning which is a network of schools that focus on catalyzing vital changes in K-Adult education by generating and sustaining personalized learning environments that work in tandem with the real world of their greater community. From Big Picture Learning we will hear from Elliot Washor, Co-Founder & Director of Big Picture Learning Design Work, and Carlos Moreno, Co-Executive Director.

Oct 1, 2015

We will also hear from Gia Truong, the CEO of Envision schools in San Francisco. Envision schools is a highly successful project-based learning school system that is aimed at transforming the lives of students, especially those who are first in their family to go to college. Ms. Truong now oversees all operations including 120 employees and 4 senior management staff at Envision.

Oct 1, 2015

We will hear from Eduardo Briceño, who’s article “Mindsets and Student Agency” led our first week’s reading cycle. Briceño is the co-founder and CEO of “Mindset Works”. Briceño founded the Mindset Works with Carol Dweck, Lisa Blackwell, and others in order to enable a world in which people seek and are fulfilled by ongoing learning and growth.

Oct 1, 2015

We once again hear from Dr. Camille Farrington as she discusses how to specifically assess and measure learning mindsets.

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