Ideas in Action: Broad Prize Winner Broadening Diversity Through Intentional Community Outreach

By | 2018-07-24T15:06:29+00:00 July 23rd, 2018|

Ideas in Action: Broad Prize Winner Broadening Diversity Through Intentional Community Outreach Tuesday, July 24, 2018 | Safal Partners Key Takeaway: DSST Public Schools is bridging cultures and expanding integrated schools through targeted and intentional community outreach. “No matter who you are, or where you come from, our kids can all [...]

Ideas in Action: Washington Leadership Academy

By | 2018-07-11T16:19:45+00:00 July 10th, 2018|

Ideas in Action: Powering Up Personalized Learning with Technology “I want to be the CFO of Snapchat.” Statements like these are common for students at the Washington Leadership Academy (WLA). WLA is a technology-focused public charter high school serving students throughout the District of Columbia. Using technology to personalize learning enables students to be [...]

IIA: Turn Up the Innovation: i3 Grantees Tackle STEM Through Hands-On Experiences

By | 2018-06-25T21:04:41+00:00 June 25th, 2018|

Ideas in Action: Turn Up the Innovation: i3 Grantees Tackle STEM Through Hands-On Experiences Tuesday, June 26, 2018 | Nora Kern Key Takeaway: Hands-on experiences and innovative instruction, like that supported by the Investing in Innovation (i3) Grantees, can provide challenges that inspire students to consider careers in science and engineering. [...]

Ideas in Action: New NJ Collaboration Links Schools in Shared Goal of Improving Outcomes for Students with Disabilities

By | 2018-05-15T20:26:43+00:00 May 15th, 2018|

Ideas in Action: New NJ Collaboration Links Schools in Shared Goal of Improving Outcomes for Students with Disabilities Tuesday, May 1, 2018 | Safal Partners Key Takeaway: Working together and increasing scale through collaboration, schools can build their capacity and improve systems to better serve students with disabilities and enhance options for their [...]

Ideas in Action: Rural Georgia Charter School Links Students with Career Pathways

By | 2018-05-22T19:05:36+00:00 May 1st, 2018|

Ideas in Action: Rural Georgia Charter School Links Students with Career Pathways Tuesday, May 1, 2018 | Safal Partners Key Takeaway: Introducing rural high school students to careers while in school decreases the need for them to go to larger cities to access college and career opportunities, while local business partners can expand experiences [...]

Ideas in Action: Connecticut Charter School Encourages Passion for Lifelong Learning Through Career Exploration

By | 2018-04-16T16:00:07+00:00 April 16th, 2018|

Ideas in Action: Connecticut Charter School Encourages Passion for Lifelong Learning Through Career Exploration Monday, April 16, 2018 | Safal Partners Key Takeaway: Introducing students to career pathways and major fields of study in elementary school may inspire lifelong learning and persistence through college. “We believe in [...]

Ideas in Action: Aerospace Engineering Program Launching Students into Future High-paying Jobs

By | 2018-05-22T19:05:26+00:00 March 27th, 2018|

Ideas in Action: Aerospace Engineering Program Launching Students into Future High-paying Jobs Monday, March 26, 2018 | Safal Partners Key Takeaway: Career and technical education in high-paying, high-demand fields may inspire high school students to pursue jobs in these fields later as well as further study in higher education. [...]

Ideas in Action: Native American Community Academy Builds Positive Student Outcomes Through Community Engagement and Culturally-Responsive Education

By | 2018-03-13T19:12:54+00:00 March 13th, 2018|

Ideas in Action: Native American Community Academy Builds Positive Student Outcomes Through Community Engagement and Culturally-Responsive Education  Tuesday, March 13, 2018 | Nora Kern Key Takeaway: Native American Community Academy (NACA) engages its community to achieve its mission of addressing the identity, wellness, and college preparation of Native American and Indigenous students. “You really learn [...]

Ideas in Action: Galveston Career Connect Prepares Students for Careers After High School

By | 2018-03-01T22:59:45+00:00 March 1st, 2018|

Ideas in Action: Galveston Career Connect Prepares Students for Careers After High School Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018 | Safal Partners Key Takeaway: Career and technical education in high school can inspire a culture shift in the way students plan and prepare for post-high school careers. Students help each other rise to higher expectations [...]

Ideas in Action: Galveston Career Connect Prepares Students for Careers After High School

By | 2018-03-01T21:18:23+00:00 February 28th, 2018|

Ideas in Action: Galveston Career Connect Prepares Students for Careers After High School Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018 | Safal Partners Key Takeaway: Career and technical education in high school can inspire a culture shift in the way students plan and prepare for post-high school careers. Students help each other rise to higher expectations [...]