Chad Carlson

Chad Carlson

Director of Research & Design

ONE STONE

Chad Carlson is the Director of Research and Design at the One Stone Lab School in Boise, Idaho. One Stone, a student-led and directed non-profit organization, offers an innovative, tuition-free lab school and after-school experience for high school students throughout Idaho's Treasure Valley. The organization's emphasis on student-led, design thinking, and real-world, relevant learning is central to its mission to make students better leaders and the world a better place. At One Stone, Chad has been working with the lab school program since its inception, working closely with students to design the lab school and leading several key initiatives, some of which include: designing the school's innovative Growth Transcript, developing the school's unique way-finding program, and helping guide and mentor students and coaches in their efforts to build a school that takes a fully student-driven approach to learning.

Tuesday, March 31st

3:30 pm
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4:50 pm
Coronado E, Harbor Tower, 4th Level
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Placed-Based Education (“PBE”) is an immersive learning experience that “places students in local heritage, cultures, landscapes, opportunities and experiences, using these as a foundation for the study of language arts, mathematics, social studies, science and other…

Erin English, Tom Vander Ark, Chad Carlson

Wednesday, April 1st

2:00 pm
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2:40 pm
Denali, Harbor Ballroom C, Harbor Tower, 2nd Level
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Difference making is the superpower of the innovation economy. Employers, impact investors, and community leaders are looking for people that can spot opportunity, build a change initiative, and deliver value. This session will highlight the KEEN network of colleges that…

Tom Vander Ark, James Rahn, Sarah Hernholm, Sasha Barab, Chad Carlson, Benjamin Colas