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 …

El Dorado // Project W.O.R.D.S.

The Challenge Last year, a group of teachers and administrators at El Dorado Elementary School decided to dive deeply into their student reading progress data. The teachers had a suspicion that the phenomenon known as “summer …