Our research-based frameworks focus on innovative teaching practices, student learning outcomes, and digital age best practices.
Student Learning Framework
H.E.A.T. is about using technology to develop higher-order questioning and learner engagement through real-world connections. H.E.A.T. stands for Higher-order thinking, Engaged learning, Authentic connections, and Technology use.
Teaching Innovation Framework
The Levels of Teaching Innovation a.k.a LoTi Framework focuses on the delicate balance between instruction, assessment, and the effective use of digital resources to promote higher order thinking, engaged student learning, and authentic assessment practices in the classroom—all vital characteristics of digital age teaching and learning.
Digital Age Best Practices Framework
Best Practice Teaching Framework
The Digital Age Best Practices are a set of research-based instructional principles that have shown a statistically-significant effect on student achievement. These practices promote college and career readiness and prepare students for success in the digital age.