The emphasis is on how making a difference has been proven to be one of the most powerful learning experiences, and that making a difference in today’s world has never been easier or more important. Exploring new mechanisms, new practices, new tools, and new possibilities with support from the Walton Family Foundation and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. New models, tools, and learning strategies have contributed to the opening of small and flexible school models. This series is dedicated to highlighting the contributions and young people who are learning to make a difference in the world. It is the result of our hundreds of annual visits to schools where we can see high quality teaching and learning in action. A comprehensive and compelling argument for making the community a place of learning for students of all ages. Each week, this series will ask questions to help you envision what learning and education can look like. Get your brand or product noticed by thousands of leading innovators in education by using the Getting Smart sponsorship package. We report on best practices, lessons learned, and learning best practices. Our research explores what’s already happening, what’s coming, and how schools can prepare for it. As with our other services, we can put together a package that fits your plans and goals. We discuss the benefits and challenges of these exciting new models. Are you ready to engage a new audience? Fill out the form below.