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 …

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 a Community Space

The Academy – San Francisco will use an Innovation Award in 2016-17 to design a community space that celebrates the diversity of the school and inspires a sense of pride and identity. Below is a description of …

Tackling Truancy

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

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 …