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Stories from Khan Lab School

Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Congratulations to Sophia & Joon on winning second place in the Innovator hackathon at the Santa Cruz Teen Entrepreneur Challenge
"Our aim is to teach students robotics and programming for free," says Sophia. Along with four classmates, she is hosting a series of classes at the public library.
Friday, February 17, 2017
Stock Market Simulation
Khan Academy hosted a hands-on game to provide real-world lessons about the stock market. Watch the video!
Monday, February 13, 2017
Khan Academy / KLS Mentor Program
The KA/KLS Mentor Program pairs Khan Academy employees with Khan Lab School students. They meet regularly to learn something new together!
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?"
Thursday, February 9, 2017
Lunar New Year Lion Dance
"We encourage families to share their different cultures, allowing our school to come together as a community and expand our knowledge."
Monday, January 30, 2017
Astronaut suit!
Students built and presented astronaut suits to help humans live on Europa, Titan, and the Moon.
Thursday, January 26, 2017
The Periodic Table Song
Students used their free time to learn "The Periodic Table Song" together. Watch this video of them surprising their families!
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Portfolio School
In January 2017, Babur Habib described on 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.