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 …

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 …

Strengthening Student Teacher Relationships

Harvey Milk tackled the challenge to build positive relationships between faculty and African American students and families.  Below is a description of their process and plans. The Challenge Through the iLab process, it was discovered that …