Giving Students Agency in the Learning Process

https://spark.adobe.com/page/GqBm7RbTvTD2S/ Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School will use an Innovation Award in 2016-17 to increase student engagement and to give students the agency to be the masters of their own learning experiences. The Challenge MLK Middle School has …

Building a Culture of Innovation

Hoover Middle School will use an Innovation Award in 2016-17 to build a culture of innovation that builds the “creative confidence” of students and staff to tackle persistent equity-centered problems. The Challenge Hoover Middle School is a school …

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 …

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 …