What do OrangeTheory Fitness and Teach to One: Math—New Classrooms’ personalized learning model—have in common when it comes to differentiated instruction? In an insightful new article by Mike Petrilli, both OrangeTheory and New Classrooms are equivalent analogies in their respective work to improve the workout/learning experience. Specifically, both models are
Performance-based math tasks in Teach to One: Math ensure that students apply their knowledge to solve problems using real-world scenarios. Integrated over multiple sessions, TTO’s math tasks are designed to dive into the conceptual, procedural, and applied understanding of multiple mathematical skills, and to explore the connections between these skills.
When Tulsa Public School teacher Elizabeth Noordyke considers the benefits of the her high school’s adoption of Teach to One: Math over the past three years, a big one is stronger relationships with teacher colleagues, which has helped her collaborate on lessons, troubleshoot classroom issues, and share effective practices. But
[This article about teacher collaboration was published in collaboration with Next Generation Learning Challenges. It originally appeared on NGLC’s Next Gen Learning in Action EdWeek blog]
How a strong start, clear boundaries, and deliberate reflection are key in creating a culture of teacher collaboration.
While the concept of teacher collaboration is
[This article was published in collaboration with Next Generation Learning Challenges. It originally appeared on NGLC’s Next Gen Learning in Action EdWeek blog]
Imagine your daily commute is typically a 30-minute drive, straight up the highway, from Exit 1 to Exit 30.
One day, your GPS tells you there’s a big
We’re excited to share the results of new independent research on the impact of Teach to One: Math. In the first of two studies, students showed positive gains on a nationally normed test, while a second study of a smaller set of schools that focused on one state assessment was unable
What does it mean to measure student growth? It all depends on what kind of learning growth you’re talking about. At home, parents might use a chart to keep track of how many inches their child grows each year. In schools and in education policy, educators deploy a range of […]
New Classrooms CEO and Co-Founder Joel Rose recently joined The Business of Giving show for a wide-ranging conversation about the organization’s history and origins and how Teach to One: Math works. Here are a few of our favorite scenes from the interview. Check out the episode page here or listen
New York, NY – New Classrooms Innovation Partners, a nonprofit on a mission to personalize education by redesigning how a classroom works, announced Emma Bloomberg, founder and CEO of Murmuration, has joined its Board of Directors. The nonprofit is also welcoming Christopher Cerf, former New Jersey state commissioner and Newark
Ryan Neill is a former Operations manager (and recreational rugby player) who came to New Classrooms ready to make a difference through personalized learning.
As a School Accounts Manager on our fun-loving Scheduling Operations team, Ryan plays a critical role in ensuring that we generate and deliver schedules that result