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“Learning for a purpose is deeper and longer lasting,” says charter CEO Kim Carter

“Learning for a purpose is deeper and longer lasting,” says charter CEO Kim Carter

At Making Community Connections Charter Schools (MC2) in Manchester and Keene, students are put in the driver’s seat of their learning experience. In a piece authored by The Hetchinger Report, Kim Carter–former NH Teacher of the Year and MC2’s Chief Education Officer–explains how personalized learning motivates students and prepares them for […]

Sanborn Middle School

How do we increase student motivation, confidence and passion for learning? Here’s one way.

Schools grounded in competency-based education principles show increases in motivation, confidence, and self-management among their students. The biggest gains were in the schools that recognized competency as a core foundation for the classroom.

Is there a difference between projects and project-based learning?

Is there a difference between projects and project-based learning?

In a word, YES! There is a difference between doing a project and project-based learning, and it’s all about the process. 

Manchester Superintendent presents difficult cuts to accomodate budget reduction

Manchester Superintendent presents difficult cuts to accomodate budget reduction

Manchester Superintendent Debra Livingston presented the school board with $1.5 million in proposed school budget cuts for the 2016-2017 school year.