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A typical day in Altschool School in California begins absolutely atypical for education systems around the world. Children start the day with a compilation of his own program for a day on your own iPad. The project invested a lot of prominent figures in Silicon Valley, including Zuckerberg. Thus, we can say that the scientific establishment looks like there was a incubator for talented children.
AltSchool Microschool network is, in each of which learns from 80 to 150 pupils.
Max Ventilla, a former head of personalization at Google, has left the company to found AltSchool in 2013.
In May, Mark Zuckerberg led a new round of venture financing of $ 100 million.
AltSchool divides the students into three groups, but there is no division into the traditional primary, middle and high school. Education in the school will cost parents more than 20 thousand dollars a year.
A typical day begins with AltSchool run a personal profile in the application for the iPad and mark the beginning of the school day.
Application for attendance is one of the ten technologies and tools that have been developed by a team of 50 former employees of Apple, Google and Uber.
My.AltSchool - digital platform that tracks everything from attendance and student assessments, to a food allergy and a personal training plan.
Each child receives a weekly "playlist" of individual and group actions aimed at achieving these goals. This guy writes an entry for your blog about collecting coins.
This 8-year-old shows the game Pac-Man, using a simple circuit board that turns everyday objects into tangible user interfaces.
Many of the children wear headphones during the school day, to drown out distractions.
Students create their own learning environment, building desks and even attics of their own design.
Classrooms are seen as modular station, and the students are constantly moving from class to class.
Even the cleaning immediately turned into a gameplay that gives children the invaluable skills content of personal space clean.