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Technology Emphasized in Student-Designed High School

At the Brooklyn Lab Charter School, sixth and seventh grade students were tasked with a rather unique homework assignment: design the ideal high school.

Blackwell middle school students study on their iPads, which all students receive starting in seventh grade.

At the Brooklyn Lab Charter School, sixth and seventh grade students were tasked with a rather unique homework assignment: design the ideal high school. Students recommended a shorter school day, eliminating standardized exams and more technology in the classroom. (The Hechinger Report)

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