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Stories from Khan Lab School

Monday, April 30, 2018
The inaugural class of Upper School students at Khan Lab School.
It is only when knowledge is transferred to a different context, or the skill is demonstrated in a different way, that we can start to assess for mastery.
Friday, March 23, 2018
Rachel Skiffer
Rachel Skiffer, the current Dean of Policy and Strategic Planning at Phillips Academy Andover, has been named Khan Lab School's new Head of School.
Monday, March 12, 2018
KLS Students playing for the Stanford Children's Heart Center.
The Khan Lab School community took action against heart disease while raising funds for the Children’s Heart Center.
Thursday, March 8, 2018
Heather Stinnett, Lead Advisor
It’s important to learn by putting ourselves outside of our comfort zones – where kids spend a lot of their time, but adults spend a tiny fraction of it.
Monday, February 26, 2018
Nour Coudsi
Nour Coudsi reflects on her time as a Storytelling Intern and how her experience prepared her for NPR's “How I Built This.”
Friday, January 26, 2018
“Not only have I observed the growth of a small school, but I have felt my own growth as an independent learner.” A student reflects on her time at KLS.
Friday, January 19, 2018
Ian Lendler
Students in Independence Level 2 explored how different cultures portray and perpetuate ideas of strength.
Thursday, December 21, 2017
The people who are the best in the world specialize  at getting really good at the questions they don't know.
If we’re really trying to get to the heart of how students best learn, we need to be able to balance our expertise and knowledge with healthy doses of humility.
Friday, December 8, 2017
Robert and his classmates with their Coding for Change certificate.
From saving animals to teaching programming, these cousins are committed to giving back to their community.
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
ChangeNOW Summit 2017
How do you prepare students for careers that don’t exist yet? Executive Director Dominic Liechti spoke about the importance of personalized learning at the ChangeNOW Summit in Paris.