PBS NewsHour

Teachers Embrace 'Deep Learning,' Teaching Practical Skills

Clip: 01/30/2013 | 8m 51s

Special correspondent John Tulenko looks at some charter schools that institute real world applications into lesson plans and emphasize the importance of improvement over intelligence. The schools are less interested in testing but rather making sure students have the life skills they need once they leave the classroom.

Aired: 01/30/13

Rating: NR

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