California’s Vista Unified School District and Xerox researchers at PARC re-imagine the fundamentals of education. - I would like to know more about what they are actually DOING, but this raises my curiosity.
High School Disengagement: The 2012 Gallup Student Poll asked students how involved and enthusiastic they feel about school. Nearly eight in 10 elementary students reported high engagement. By high school, only half that many did.