Creating a Collaborative School Culture

Marshall Elementary School will use an Innovation Award in 2016-17 to create a collaborative school culture built on trust to support 21st century outcomes. The Challenge Initially, Marshall Elementary School was only focused on the challenge of …

Transforming Teacher and Family Relationships

John Muir Elementary School will use an Innovation Award in 2016-17 to create systems of support, communication and personalized services to enhance partnerships between teachers and families. The Challenge John Muir Elementary School currently has a core group of …

Increasing Student Engagement

Independence High School will use an Innovation Award in 2016-17 to support their students to be more engaged and to complete their school work on time. The Challenge Independence High School serves a diverse set of students, many of …

Creating Culturally Responsive Classrooms

Harvey Milk Civil Rights Academy will use an Innovation Award in 2016-17 to create culturally responsive classrooms that foster meaningful relationships and increase feelings of support and safety. The Challenge Harvey Milk Civil Rights Academy is facing the challenge of …

Engaging Teachers in Data-Driven Conversations

Everett Middle School will use an Innovation Award in 2016-17 to support teachers to have regular and ongoing data-driven conversations to accelerate student growth. Below is a description of the challenge they are focused on. The Challenge One of …