The Educator's Notebook

A weekly collection of education-related news from around the web.

“The Decisive Decade: Understanding The Trajectories Of 14- To 24-Year-Olds”

“How adolescents and young adults navigate education, work, and family will shape the rest of their lives… Passing key milestones between the ages of 14 and 24 increases the chances of passing subsequent milestones in a timely manner, but there is no single path to success… While missing a milestone does not lock in later-in-life […]


Every week I send out articles I encounter from around the web. Subject matter ranges from hard knowledge about teaching to research about creativity and cognitive science to stories from other industries that, by analogy, inform what we do as educators. This breadth helps us see our work in new ways.

Readers include teachers, school leaders, university overseers, conference organizers, think tank workers, startup founders, nonprofit leaders, and people who are simply interested in what’s happening in education. They say it helps them keep tabs on what matters most in the conversation surrounding schools, teaching, learning, and more.

Peter Nilsson


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