Increasing ELL Social Emotional and Academic Learning

Buena Vista Horace Mann K8 School used an Innovation Award in 2015-16 to design solutions to increase the academic and social emotional learning of English Language Learners.  Below is a description of the challenge, process, and solution …

Strengthening Relationships Between African American Students and Teachers

Harvey Milk Academy used an Innovation Award in 2015-16 to design solutions to strengthen student and teacher relationships understanding that positive relationship are central to student achievement.  Below is a description of the challenge, process, and solution …

lncreasing Student Engagement

Marshall Elementary School used an Innovation Award in 2015-16 to increase student engagement.  Below is a description of the challenge, process, and solution they designed. The Challenge In a school-based survey conducted in 2014-2015, only 40% …

Computer Access for All

June Jordan School for Equity used an Innovation Award in 2015-16 to design solutions to the lack of student access to technology outside of school.  Below is a description of the challenge, process, and solution they designed. …

Tackling Truancy

Downtown High School used an Innovation Award in 2015-16 to design solutions to the challenge of student truancy.  Below is a description of the challenge, process, and solution they designed. The Challenge The critical challenge that …