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Tarrant Institute for Innovative Education

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We're growing! And we want your school and district to join us as we improve the educational outcome for young adolescents in Vermont.

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Tarrant Institute for Innovative Education

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Tarrant Institute for Innovative Education

Welcome to the future of Middle School

New: The Tarrant Foundation has announced another $5 million gift to the Tarrant Institute for Innovative Education, increasing our annual budget to $1.5 million. The new funding will allow us to triple the number of Vermont schools we're able to serve.

Learn more about becoming a partner school.

What We Offer

The Tarrant Institute provides a variety of services to help schools make the transition to engaging, technology-rich teaching and learning.

In exchange for their substantial commitment to a new vision for teaching and learning, we offer our partner schools intensive professional development, leadership preparation and planning, and small grants for innovative technologies -- all free of charge.

To the broader community, we conduct extensive research, evaluation, dissemination and outreach.

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The 21st Century Classroom, a podcast of the Tarrant Institute for Innovative Education

New podcast ep:
"How does data-mining affect edtech?"

When your students sign up for that cool new edtech tool, where does their data go? Who's looking at it and what are they doing with it?

In this episode, The Tarrant Institute's Susan Hennessey and Mark Olofson debate how educators can navigate the pitfalls of corporate data-mining in the classroom.



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