Technology Narrows the Opportunity Gap

Leonard R. Flynn Elementary School will be using their 2017-18 Innovation Award to support their students in developing mindsets that increase academic technology use and skills that reflect a digital citizen profile. The Challenge In Flynn’s …

Digital Literacy for African-American and English Learner Students

Sheridan Elementary School will be using their 2017-18 Innovation Award to increase access to technology for students and professional development for teachers to support this work. The Challenge Many of the students at Sheridan live in …

Digital Literacy for Students and Families

Check out their presentation:¬†Pitch Night Presentation Commodore Sloat Elementary School will be using their 2017-18 Innovation Awards for increase access to technology, professional development and events that promote digital literacy for students and families. The Challenge …

Tech and Design Maker Space and Program

Check out their presentation:¬†Pitch Night Presentation Balboa High School will be using their 2017-18 Innovation Award to redesign an empty wing into a maker space that creates technology and design learning for both students and staff …

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 …