This week we highlight 3 articles. 1) 25 Years of Charter Schools 2) ISTE New Standards 3) PBL Myths Debunked
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EdScoop Weekly - July 1, 2016
Weekly education news dug up for you by ProjectFoundry.com
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After 25 Years, What's Next For Charter Schools?

At its annual meeting, the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools will use the moment to call for a fresh look at how its nearly 6,800 innovative public charter schools are managed and how they're held accountable.

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ISTE Formally Unveils New Standards for Students

The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) has unveiled new ISTE Standards for Students this week at its annual conference. More than 2,700 people, including approximately 300 students, from 52 countries helped to create the new standards.

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5 Myths of Project-Based Learning Dissected and Debunked

There are misconceptions about PBL. Some stem from those who have tried to implement it, most likely without adequate support or training, and crashed & burned. Others come from misinformed perspectives. Below I address five of these myths from my own perspective, borne from a school and system that has successfully implemented PBL in an already successful school corporation.

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