Friday Rundown: A Deeper Look at Local Innovation in Education

May 2, 2014

Innovations in education can be as simple as a return to elective courses such as this construction technology class at Sto-Rox High School.
Credit Ryan Loew / 90.5 WESA

These topics air Friday May 2, 2014 at noon and 8pm on 90.5 WESA.

Life of Learning Innovation Special

From flipped classrooms to blending the arts and sciences, what does it take to bring innovative approaches to the classroom? As part of 90.5 WESA’s Life of Learning Initiative we’ll explore how technology and innovation are being utilized as teaching methods. Our guests include Dr. Bart Rocco, superintendent of the Elizabeth Forward School District, Dr. Bille Rondinelli, superintendent of South Fayette School District and Dr. Lynne Schrum, Dean, College of Education and Human Services at West Virginia University.

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