EL Peacekeeper Blog

Ameerah Rollins and Desiree Gabarin, recent graduates of Polaris Charter Academy, spent the summer of 2014 preparing a blog for the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation’s three-part series on the relationship between deeper learning and the Common Core State Standards. They were two of four of the Keynote speakers of the EL Deeper Learning Conference in 2014.  This post is the second of the three which appeared earlier this week.


Click here to read their article!


Read the other sections of the series!

Part 1: Deeper Learning and the Common Core Standards by Barbara Chow of The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation

Part 3: A Time For Opportunity by Ron Berger, Chief Academic Officer at Expeditionary Learning