• Changing Educational Paradigm

    In this talk from RSA Animate, Sir Ken Robinson challenges the way we are educating our children, and champions a radical rethinking of our schools. Use the link below or ... More

  • Department of Education, Office of Technology Resources

    National Technology Education Plan

    The National Education Technology Plan is the flagship educational technology policy document for the United States. The 2016 Plan, Future Ready Learning: Reimagining the Role of Technology ... More

  • KnowledgeWorks Resources

    KnowledgeWorks is a social enterprise dedicated to developing the capacity of communities and educators to imagine, build and sustain vibrant learning ecosystems that allow each student to thrive. Ipsum lorem ... More

  • On the Horizon

    This paper, co-authored by CFM director Elizabeth Merritt and Scott Kratz, vice president for education at the National Building Museum, provides an overview of educational innovation in a broad cross ... More

  • On Museums and the Future of Education

    In this keynote address, delivered at Museums Advocacy Day 2013, CFM director Elizabeth Merritt makes the case that we are on the cusp of transformative change in the U.S. ... More

  • The Great Unbundling


    Academic Credentials Go Micro: Will Museums and Formal Education Converge?

    Twenty years from now, résumés may look quite different than they do today. Now the traditional white-collar résumé leads with the ... More

  • A New Educational Era

    As formal learning methods are cast in doubt, the learning landscape is reinvented.

    We see signs that the U.S. is nearing the end of an era in formal learning characterized by ... More

  • Building the Future of Education: Museums and the Learning Ecosystem

    This report summarizes the content and shares ideas coming out of a convening organized in September, 2013 by the Alliance and The Henry Ford. Essays by educators, students, researchers and ... More