Creating a Continuation School for Immigrant Youth

San Francisco International High School will use an Innovation Award in 2016-17 to create a continuation school to better serve their recently arrived immigrant students who need to work full time. The Challenge A student’s zip code, home …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …