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Common Ground Collaborative (CGC Partnership)


The Common Ground Collaborative (CGC) is "a global network of innovators, educators and partners who share common principles. Collectively, we are tackling the stubborn problems of disconnected curriculum, disconnected schools and disconnected conversations. We are creating smart, sustainable solutions that systematize learning and schools through connected conversations". The Common Ground Collaborative (CGC) was established in 2014 as a registered, separate, non-profit organization to be co-led by Kevin Bartlett, and the International School of Brussels was the genesis school for the CGC ( ).


The CGC Learning Ecosystem is: Defining Learning, Designing Learning, Delivering Learning, Demonstrating Learning.

The CGC is a capacity builder: The learning capacity is defined in a simple clear language in three ways: conceptual learning, competency learning and character learning; these types of learning interact constantly forming a "triple helix" providing the DNA of the curriculum