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Stories from Khan Lab School

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."
Wednesday, November 2, 2016
Students conducted research to discover family dynamics within our school community, and they analyzed their findings.
Students explored stereotypes and the factors that influence family roles, such as age, birth order, gender, socioeconomics, culture, and religion.
Tuesday, November 1, 2016
Chris Kindred for NPR.
NPR Ed visits Khan Lab School and explores innovations in student-directed learning.
Friday, September 23, 2016
Virtual Lunch with Mural Artist Brad Carney
Level 4 students had a fun "lunch meeting" with Brad Carney of the City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program today!
Thursday, September 22, 2016
Sal Khan at the 2016 National Forum on K-12 Philanthropy. Photo by Sumit Kohli.
This story originally appeared on the Philanthropy Roundtable website.
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
This story originally appeared on CBS This Morning.
Thursday, August 4, 2016
Silicon Valley: Class Action
  Originally published in the July 2016 issue of Silicon Valley. Read the full story here.
Thursday, July 14, 2016
Business Insider: The Creators
In June 2016, Business Insider named Sal Khan one of the "Top 10 Business Visionaries Creating Value for the World." Also included in the Top 10:

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