Back to The Future with Mastery-Based Learning

Making good grades took center stage throughout my school days, college years, and even my post- graduate studies. During high school, I recall playing a basketball game at a distant location, trying to catch a little sleep on the bus ride home, and arriving at our...

The Mastery Model in Middle Schools

The mastery model in middle schools is becoming a more widely used instructional approach that has teachers changing their approach and scheduling to allow individual students the ability to only move onto the next lesson when they have mastered the one before it. At...