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The Promise of Extended Learning Opportunities: New, Powerful and Personalized Options for High School Students

Authors 

Nicholas Donohue

Description 

This blog post describes both the promise and the challenges inherent in making extended learning opportunities (ELO's) a central component of learning in preparation for career and college. At present ELAO' are primarily add-ons, hamstrung by the laws, policies, and practices that preserve the status quo.

Publishing Organization 

The Expanded Learning and Afterschool Project

Type of Organization 

  • Non-Profit

Terms 

Anywhere-Anytime Learning
Asynchronous Learning
Self-Directed Learning
Student-Centered Learning