Giving Students Agency in the Learning Process

https://spark.adobe.com/page/GqBm7RbTvTD2S/ Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School will use an Innovation Award in 2016-17 to increase student engagement and to give students the agency to be the masters of their own learning experiences. The Challenge MLK Middle School has …

Building a Culture of Innovation

Hoover Middle School will use an Innovation Award in 2016-17 to build a culture of innovation that builds the “creative confidence” of students and staff to tackle persistent equity-centered problems. The Challenge Hoover Middle School is a school …

Supporting New Teachers

Flynn Elementary School will use an Innovation Award in 2016-17 to help their new teachers inside and outside the classrooms so they feel successful while teaching. The Challenge Flynn Elementary School faces a challenge that SFUSD is facing on …

Increasing Instructional Time for African American Male Students

Carver Elementary School will use an Innovation Award in 2016-17 to increase the amount of in class instructional time for their African American male students. The Challenge At a national level, African American male students are facing challenges to …

Cultivating a Culture of Excellence Among African American Female Students

Mission High School will use an Innovation Award in 2016-17 to shape their African American female students’ identities and strengthen connections between students and adults in order to cultivate a culture of excellence. The Challenge Currently in SFUSD, schools …