In this excerpt from How To Ungrade used with permission of its author, Jesse Stommel provocatively suggests alternative assessment strategies that leave more room for dialogue between students and teachers than numerical grading. Stommel writes from...

On September 7, ASCD hosted a discussion with some of the most extraordinary people I have ever met. The topic (broadly): civic engagement and young people. As I glanced around the table, I witnessed representatives from 

 Originally published at www.geraldaungst.com by an edcamp Philly organizer!

Educators have the benefit of getting...

Edcamp Co-Founder Kristen Swanson did an absolutely PHENOMENAL job sharing the story behind Edcamp at TEDxPhillyEd on Saturday,...