Field Notes 10/1/17

Originally founded as an all-ages school in 2014 in Mountain View, California, Khan debuted for the 2017-2018 school year the brand new Khan Lab School for high school students. Designed and built by the architecture firm Kurani, the school blends traditional classroom learning with student-led projects.

Business Insider. Chris Weller. The founder of Khan Academy built the ultimate school for kids to work and play together — take a look inside.

Until we address the toughest of these realities—particularly race and racism—in our schools and society, we cannot reach a democracy that truly is for all.

Education Week. H Richard Milner IV. Yes, Race and Politics Belong in the Classroom.