Teaching and Learning

Deeper and Student Centered Learning

In an early college environment, student centered learning encourages students to become independent learners in the classroom and beyond. In addition, student centered learning increases rigor and college readiness skills. This session will provide the perspectives from an administrator, teacher, instructional coach and student(s) on the effectiveness and value of student centered learning.

Contact Person: Catherine Pena - Educate Texas - cpena@cftexas.org

Student Centered Learning Case Study

Student centered learning approaches are effective in closing the opportunity gap.

Student Centered Learning

A resource posted on the JFF website providing rationale and benefits of Student Centered Learning:

http://www.jff.org/initiatives/students-center/student-centered-learning

DNA: 2015 Science Genius Award Winner

Dr. Christopher Emdin is an Associate Professor in the Department of Mathematics, Science and Technology at Teachers College, Columbia University; where he also serves as Director of Science Education at the Center for Health Equity and Urban Science Education. "DNA" was produced at ELLIS Preparatory Academy in the Bronx, NY as a  joint effort between Dr.

DPS Early College Newsletter May 2015

The March edition of the DPS Early College Newsletter prepared by the DPS Early College Team.

DPS Early College Newsletter May 2015

May edition of the DPS Early College Newsletter prepared by the DPS Early College Team.

DPS Early College Newsletter April 2015

April edition of the DPS Early College Newsletter perpared by the DPS Early College Team.