Black Student Union for Elementary Students

Hillcrest Elementary School will be using their 2017-18 Innovation Award to launch a Black Student Union that is driven by student voice in order to increase a sense of belonging and leadership for African-American students. The …

Inquiry-Based Learning and Environments for All Students

Francis Scott Key Elementary School will be using their 2017-18 Innovation Award to create more inclusive and accessible spaces and inquiry-based learning for students of color, with special needs and girls. The Challenge Francis Scott Key …

Skills for Successful Transition

Civic Center Secondary School will be using their 2017-18 Innovation Award to redesign their program with increased attention to Social Emotional Learning, internships and job readiness, and individualized learning plans that support successful transitions. The Challenge …

Improving Participation and Engagement of English Language Learners

Buena Vista Horace Mann K-8 will use an Innovation Award in 2016-17 to improve participation and engagement of English Language Learners in order to increase overall academic achievement and close the opportunity gap that exists for students …

Re-imagining Learning Spaces

Visitacion Valley Middle School will use an Innovation Award in 2016-17 to design learning spaces that facilitate culturally responsive teaching for their most vulnerable students that will prepare them for the future. The Challenge VVMS is a school …