A New Vision: Small District Transformation

Is it more challenging to transform a small district or a large one? This session explores the approaches that leaders in three districts: Lytle, Navasota, and Sunnyvale, have taken to transform their districts and the lessons they have learned along...

engage2learn Learning Model & Citizenship

In all of the summits we have been facilitating lately, we are hearing a consistent pattern from community members in their answers to the question about highest hopes. It is one of the primary purposes for public education in a...

PBL Helps Campus Meet Adequate Yearly Progress

For schools who transform from the traditional classroom environment, embracing Project Based Learning (PBL) as an instructional model can translate into significant changes in student learning evidenced in state assessments. Such was the case at Roy Miller High School/Metropolitan School...

Schools With Design In Mind

What do you get when you combine innovation, creativity and design with public education? The Metropolitan Schools of Design (Metro E and Metro Prep), which are a magnet K-12 feeder pattern in Corpus Christi, TX. The Metro grant writers and...