In India, definitions of learning are changing, says Bijal Damani, ASCD’s 2009 Outstanding Young Educator. As more leaders see test proficiency as an inaccurate barometer of career and college readiness, project-based learning is taking hold.
Know an outstanding young educator? Nominate yourself, or a colleague, today! Apply at www.ascd.org/oyea; deadline August 1, 2012.