Resources for Learning about Learning – and Wenatchee Learns

Wenatchee Learns Intro Slideshow (Summer 2011)

An introduction to Wenatchee Learns in 16 Slides

Thumbnail images of 16 slides about Wenatchee Learns

WSD Positive Behavior Support Committee

A District committee to study positive behavior support

The School District has formed a committee to study behavior support options to improve the learning environment through positive relationships.

Positive behavior – along with the positive relationships that support it and the positive learning environment it promotes – have been a significant theme in the community conversations conducted as part of Wenatchee Learns.


Videos

Introducing Wenatchee Learns

Introducing Wenatchee Learns

Dozens of community voices remind us of our highest aspirations for local learning as they introduce Wenatchee Learns: why here, why now, why us.

Salman Khan: Let's use video to reinvent education (TED)

Salman Khan: Let's use video to reinvent education (TED)

Salman Khan talks about how and why he created the remarkable Khan Academy, a carefully structured series of educational videos offering complete curricula in math and, now, other subjects.

Changing Education Paradigms (RSA Animate)

Changing Education Paradigms (RSA Animate)

This animate was adapted from a talk given at the RSA by Sir Ken Robinson, world-renowned education and creativity expert and recipient of the RSA's Benjamin Franklin award.

Ken Robinson says schools kill creativity (TED)

Ken Robinson says schools kill creativity (TED)

Sir Ken Robinson makes an entertaining and profoundly moving case for creating an education system that nurtures (rather than undermines) creativity.

Dan Meyer: Math class needs a makeover (TED)

Dan Meyer: Math class needs a makeover (TED)

Today's math curriculum is teaching students to expect -- and excel at -- paint-by-numbers classwork, robbing kids of a skill more important than solving problems: formulating them.

About the Wenatchee School District

About the Wenatchee School District

Learn about what makes the Wenatchee School District a great part of the Wenatchee community – and how local education helps make Wenatchee a great place to live.


Resources to Download

Resources for Champions

Resources for Advisors