In this new age of information and globalization, American schools are lagging behind. How do our children compete? NOVA: School Of The Future shows you how the latest technology and research is being used to improve education in America. New insights from neuroscientists, psychologists and educators reveal how childrens' brains work and what methods will help inspire and engage young minds.

One program uses dance to get kids excited about science, another school test their students without grading them, which helps students recall what they learn. For english language learners, inclusion in fluent Engligh classrooms is crucial for growth.

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