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Deborah Meier’s “We All Know Why We’re Here” video

Two-time CMK guest speaker and veteran school reformer, Deborah Meier, has generously shared this 1980 documentary (29 minutes) about Central Park Elementary School and the innovative practices that gave birth to the small school movement and countless progressive education reforms. You are free to watch, download and share this video with colleagues, but please subscribe […]

Deborah Meier’s “Graduation by Portfolio” video

Thanks to two-time CMK guest speaker, Deborah Meier, for sharing this phenomenal 47-minute documentary from 1993 detailing the process by which Central Park East Secondary School students earned their high school diploma through project-based inquiry and personal portfolios demonstrating habits of mind. You are free to watch, download and share this video with colleagues, but […]