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Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Ukulele-strumming students perform "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" at a Term Exhibition
ShareAmerica highlights the benefits of personalized, project-based learning and discusses Khan Lab School’s plans for the future.
Friday, February 10, 2017
Sal Khan, Founder of Khan Academy & Khan Lab School
Sal Khan answers the question, "What would your ideal education system look like?"
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Portfolio School
In January 2017, Babur Habib described on Forbes.com how Khan Lab School inspired him to found the Portfolio School in Manhattan.
Tuesday, January 10, 2017
Voice of America: Experimental Silicon Valley School Abolishes Grade Levels
Watch this report from international broadcaster Voice of America: “Our children, they love going to school, to the point that even if they are tired or sick or have the flu... they will not skip school.”
Friday, January 6, 2017
KMVT Silicon Valley Community Media
Khan Lab School's model places the student at the center because we believe that the student is shifting from being a consumer to a creator.
Sunday, January 1, 2017
Image Credit: Mrs. Opossum / Shutterstock.com
"In 2017, I hope we can collectively set even more students up for lifelong education by making mastery learning accessible to all students."
Friday, December 9, 2016
Khan Lab School, founded by Salman Khan, is an experimental school in Silicon Valley, California, that disrupts the conventional educational model. His Khan Academy, which offers free online education to anyone, anywhere, is reaching out to tens of millions of learners through its online lectures.
Sal Khan recalls a story of how a young girl from Afghanistan, whose town was taken over by the Taliban, taught herself through Khan Academy.
Friday, November 18, 2016
Khan Lab School in International School Magazine
“We started by looking at what concepts we would like to expose our kids to, starting with conflict, relationships, culture and identity, as well as the skills the workforce is demanding as we move from an industrial age to a conceptual age. There’s no question about learning basic skills like reading and writing, but equally there is no need for memorization.”
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
Dominic Liechti, Executive Director of Khan Lab School, at the first Term Exhibition of 2016. Behind him is Sal Khan, founder of Khan Academy.
"I knew what I was getting into, and I was really excited for it," said 12-year-old Ana. "I've learned so much in the last few months."
Tuesday, November 1, 2016
Chris Kindred for NPR.
NPR Ed visits Khan Lab School and explores innovations in student-directed learning.

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