Reimagining high school takes a lot of hard work. And deep knowledge.

The XQ Knowledge Modules

This system of 13 modules offers a mix of cutting-edge academic research and inspiration to help school designers think boldly about both the possibilities and the realities of rethinking high school.

Now in Beta: Interactive Knowledge Modules

The new interactive module experience is optimized for both desktop and mobile devices, and includes design thinking exercises to help teams push their ideas.

PDF Knowledge Modules

What is XQ?


How We Think

It measures your cognitive abilities


How We Learn in the World

It measures the ability to connect, collaborate, and learn from others.

IQ + EQ +

That Certain Something

XQ is the agile and flexible intelligence that prepares students for a more connected world, a rapidly changing future, and a lifetime of learning.