A practical blueprint to rebuilding an education system that is no longer working for its students
In From Reopen to Reinvent, distinguished education strategist Michael B. Horn delivers a provocative and eye-opening call to action for the overthrow of an education system that is not working well for any of its students. Grounded in what educators should build in its place to address the challenges that stem from widespread unmet learning needs, the book walks readers through the design of a better path forward.
Using time-tested leadership and innovation frameworks like Jobs to Be Done, “Begin with the End,” tools of cooperation, threat-rigidity, and discovery-driven planning, From Reopen to Reinvent offers a prescriptive and holistic approach to the purpose of schooling, the importance of focusing on mastery for each student, and the ideal use of technology. It also provides readers with:
Perfect for K-12 educators and parents and school board members involved in the school community, From Reopen to Reinvent is also an essential resource for professionals working in education-related non-profits and state education agencies.
If you want to read an excerpt from the book to learn more, click here and download Chapter 6 for free.
The book contains links to nearly 30 videos of the schools and providers transforming learning that are featured in its pages. Each showcases different elements of reinventing schools to benefit all students.
Download your own free bookmark here that has QR Codes for all the videos so you can easily watch them on your mobile device as you read the book. The videos are also featured below.
Here’s to creating schools in which every child can build their passions and fulfill their human potential. Enjoy!
Santa Rita Elementary School in 2011
Santa Rita Elementary School today
Southern New Hampshire University
Kettle Moraine School District
Iron County School District’s Launch High School
Lindsay Unified School District: System Shifts Toward Personalized Learning
Welcome to Lindsay Unified School District
Student Day in the Life for Teach to One
Teacher Day in the Life for Teach to One
Iron County School District Grading
Hybrid Homeschooling in Blount County, Tenn.
Dobie High School’s One-to-One Implementation
Dobie High School and Summit Learning
Enlarged City School District of Middletown