Personalized Learning with Habits of Mind 

Interviews with Allison Zmuda and Bena Kallick

Personalized Learning Overview

Personalized Learning is personal — a way of engaging the learner and allowing the student to be a co-creator in their learning. In this overview conversation, Allison Zmuda and Bena Kallick discuss the basics of Personalized Learning, what it looks like in the classroom and how educators can begin implementing Personalized Learning in their school or classroom.  

Personalized Learning in the Elementary Classroom

The heart of Personalized Learning is the opportunity to engage in self-discovery. In Part 2 of our conversation with Allison and Bena, we explore how different activities can be personalized in the elementary classroom, what the sign of success is in an activity/assessment, and how integrating technology aids in the intentionality of student learning.  

Personalized Learning in the Secondary Classroom

In our final conversation with Allison Zmuda and Bena Kallick, we discuss the difference between a consumer vs. creator in personalized learning, along with how to integrate technology to best support learners in setting and completing goals. 

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