Billionaires, here’s how to fund education | Joanne

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan will spend hundreds of millions of dollars a year to fund “whole-child personalized learning,” reports Benjamin Herold in Ed Week.

The billionaire couple’s Chan Zuckerberg Initiative hope to use software to help teachers “better recognize and respond” to each student’s “academic needs” and “social, emotional, and physical development,” writes Herold.

Summit Public Schools’ personalized-learning model calls for students to spend most of their time on project-based learning.

“We’ve got to dispel this notion that personalized learning…

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