Educational innovation often turns on notions of fairness and equity—and starts in a single classroom. Building in her TED Talk (9 minutes) on her own experience as a teacher, Lindsey Ott challenges the notions of the achievement gap and standardization, arguing for a reorientation from equal expectations toward equitable opportunities and individualized learning outcomes.
Solving the achievement gap through equity, not equality
By: Lindsey Ott, TEDx
Educator-prep | K-12 educators
Principled Innovation asks us to work with others and recognize the limits of our own knowledge so that we can better understand and tackle the complex issues our communities face.
The tale of two robes
By: Julie Hogan, TEDx
Empathy in designing solutions
K-5 Card Deck Activity: Fairness
By: Principled Innovation™ (PI)
Developing a systems thinking capacity in learners of all ages
By: Tracey Benson, Waters Center for Systems Thinking
Five ways to get to know your middle and high school students better