Fellows Projects

The Ideas Lab is where faculty fellows test, grow, and share bold, forward-thinking ideas related to the wide range of connected learning possibilities. These projects often cross disciplines and blend various aspects of life and learning.


Current Projects

Academy Compass

Online testing platform enabling students to take placement exams in mathematics, other academic subjects.

Read More

Citizen Historians and the Holocaust

Students will work with History Unfolded, a project of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

Read More

Hybrid Fiction Workshop

This hybrid workshop model will prepare young women writers for creative challenges and practical realities of sharing their work beyond the classroom.

Read More

Learning Disposition

An ongoing project helping students overcome inevitable challenges of learning and helping a network of educators share classroom strategies.

Read More

Mathematics and Learning

The goal of this project is to empower teachers to be change agents in mathematics classrooms through a variety of strategies.

Read More

Mindful Community

Going into its second year, this project aims to support community members — students, staff, and faculty — in their cultivation of mindfulness in daily life.

Read More

Memento Mori

A collaborative among Phillips Academy and local organizations to document, analyze, and preserve two decaying, historical colonial burial grounds.

Read More

Physics 550 Hybrid Project

A project to develop a diverse set of online physics modules and resources with a long-term goal of creatinig a mastery-based Physics 550 curriculum.

Read More

Quiet Schools

A project that will explore ways to effectively support the needs of introverted students and faculty members and to identify and leverage their strengths.

Read More

Scientific Learning

Drawing on interdisciplinary, applied pedagogical approaches, the project aims to identify and assess student learning outcomes in science courses. 

Read More

Tang-SYA Collaboration: Hybrid Calculus

A partnership to implement a year-long, hybrid calculus course as part of the SYA Spain curriculum.

Read More

From the Blog