Stories from Khan Lab School
Monday, January 30, 2017
Students built and presented astronaut suits to help humans live on Europa, Titan, and the Moon.
Thursday, January 26, 2017
Students used their free time to learn "The Periodic Table Song" together. Watch this video of them surprising their families!
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
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
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
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
"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 16, 2016
"It's hard to help everyone, but I can start by helping the wonderful and hard-working people in my community."
Friday, December 9, 2016
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.
Monday, November 21, 2016
At TechBBQ in Copenhagen, Executive Director Dominic Liechti shares how Khan Lab School is disrupting education. "How can we use the power of technology to humanize the classroom?"
Friday, November 18, 2016
“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.”