North Dakota Study Group

NDSG Links

The North Dakota Study Group is a diverse network of progressive educators dedicated to advocacy for useful, fair, and democratic ways to document and assess children's learning and offering a criticism of educational reform and practice in the light of an enduring concern with democracy and the estate of childhood.

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Applied Research Center
"A public policy, educational and research institute whose work emphasizes issues of race and social change. "

Artworks Consulting and Training

The Atrium School
"Alfie Kohn writes and speaks widely on human behavior, education, and parenting."

Buxton School

The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching

The Children's Community School
Children's Community School is an urban, elementary (K-6) school in Los Angeles, California, devoted to the progressive ideals of John Dewey. For over 25 years, CCS has been educating a diverse student body to be citizens in a democracy.

The Children's Music Network
"Connecting people who celebrate the positive power of music in children's lives by exchanging ideas, visions, and music."

Cine Las Americas and International Film Festival
"Cine Las Americas is a Media Arts Center currently based in Johnston High School in East Austin, Texas. Since 1997, the Cine Las Americas International Film Festival has established itself as the leading Latin American film festival in the southern United States."

The John Dewey Society for the Study of Education and Culture

College of Education and Human Development
University of North Dakota

Teaching and Learning: The Journal of Natural Inquiry & Reflective Practice

The National Center for Fair & Open Testing

The Forum for Education and Democracy
"Devoted to supporting educational policies and practices that prepare the young for a life of active and engaged citizenship."

History of Education Society
"The independent guide to New York City public schools."

LLano Grande Center for Research and Development

Muscota New School - P.S. 314, NYC, NY and

National Coalition of Education Activists

A resource that provides inspiration and practical ideas for K-12 teachers who seek meaningful and authentic ways to embed learning in local places.

Robert C. Parker School

Philosophy of Education Society

Prospect Archives and Center for Education and Research

Responsive Classroom
"A practical approach to creating safe, challengin and joyful elementary schools."

Six to Six Magnet School

Small Schools Workshop
"The Small Schools Workshop is a group of educators, organizers and researchers collaborating with teachers, principals and parents, in the creation and support of small, innovative public schools."

Mike Klonsky's Small Talk Blog

Teaching for Change
"Building Social Justice, Starting in the Classroom"

Teaching Tolerance
"A web project of the Southern Poverty Law Center"