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Model School
27 April, 201027 April, 2010 Case Studies Case Studies
Model Of
9th Grade Success
Advisories
Advisory
Interdiscipinary
Professional Learning Communities
Special Education
Year: 2008
Imagine a gymnasium decorated with round tables draped with linen table cloths, lit candles, colorful streamers, and a glitter-lined red carpet leading up to a podium. This gym is full of excited middle school children. A limo pulls up with faculty members who get out and begin filling the gym floor and sitting at the decorated tables. The students rush to the red carpet to get autographs as the staff filters into the room. The air is bursting with excitement. As the program begins, a middle ...Read more
Model School
13 April, 201013 April, 2010 Case Studies Case Studies
By The NumbersModel Of
600 students
63% minority
12% ESE disabilities and gifted
37% free/reduced lunch
9% English language learners
98% graduation rate
0% dropout rate
AYP met
Academic/Technical Integration
Career Tech
High Expectations
Leadership
Literacy
Magnet
Meeting All Students’ Needs
Mentoring
Personalization
Personalized Learning
Positive environment
Raising Student Achievement
Relationships
Rigor and Relevance
Scheduling
Senior Project
Technology
Year: 2006
Atlantic Technical Center High School is a grade 9-12 magnet school that is rapidly gaining regional and state recognition because of its success in integrating a rigorous academic program with relevant career and technical education. A key to its success is total faculty commitment to helping students understand the real-world application of what they are learning. The Coalition of Essential Schools model of high school improvement has guided development of Atlantic Technical’s personalize...Read more
Model School
27 April, 201027 April, 2010 Case Studies Case Studies
By The NumbersModel Of
550 students
63% minority
12% ESE disabilities and gifted
37% free/reduced lunch
9% English language learners
98% graduation rate
0% dropout rate
AYP met
9th Grade Success
Academic/Technical Integration
Career Tech
Continuous Improvement
Leadership
Literacy
Personalization
Rigor and Relevance
Scheduling
Senior Project
Small Learning Communities
Technology
Technology Integration
Year: 2008
Atlantic Technical Center High School (Atlantic) is a grade 9-12 magnet school that is rapidly gaining regional and state recognition because of its success in integrating a rigorous academic program with relevant career and technical education. A key to its success is total faculty commitment to helping students understand the real world application of what they are learning. Atlantic has been rated as a Florida “A” school and is in the top 2% of Florida’s high schools. Additionally, t...Read more
Model School
27 April, 201027 April, 2010 Case Studies Case Studies
By The NumbersModel Of
750 students
28% special education
98.5% graduation rate
.1% ELL
.5 % Hispanic
.5 % African American
Academic/Technical Integration
Career Tech
Collaboration
Collaborative Leadership
Continuous Improvement
Data-driven Decision Making
Industry Certifications
Leadership
Learning Criteria
Meeting All Students’ Needs
Partnerships
Professional Development
Rigor and Relevance
Special Education
Student Support
Year: 2008
Auburn Career Center (Auburn) is a career and technical high school serving approximately 750 11th and 12th grade students from 11 districts in Geauga and Lake Counties in Ohio. Auburn also offers a wide variety of adult educational programs.
The mission statement of Auburn seeks to assure that all students empower themselves, excel in the emerging workplace, and enrich their community. Each day the school works at preparing every student for success in future endeavors through the use of t...Read more
Model School
27 April, 201027 April, 2010 Case Studies Case Studies
By The NumbersModel Of
400 students
34% minority
29% free/reduced lunch
95th percentile for WASL scores
94% of seniors meet/exceed Higher Education Board standards
AYP met
Academic/Technical Integration
Creativity
Data-driven Decision Making
High Expectations
Leadership
Partnerships
Positive environment
Project Based Learning
Rigor, Relevance, and Relationships
Skill Based Educational Program
Small Learning Communities
Technology
Technology Integration
Year: 2008
Aviation High School (Aviation) opened in September 2004 as a school of choice within the Highline School District, in King County, Washington. Now in its fourth year of operation, Aviation has approximately 400 students in grades 9-12 and recently graduated its inaugural class.
Although Highline School District serves as the administrative entity for Aviation, the school recruits and enrolls students from 22 school districts in the Puget Sound region. Several students from other states and...Read more
Model School
28 June, 201128 June, 2011 Case Studies Case Studies
By The NumbersModel Of
100 students
5% minority
70% free/reduced lunch
1% with disabilities
1% English language learners
Rigor and Relevance
Technology Integration
Year: 2011
Barren Academy of Virtual and Expanded Learning (BAVEL) is a diploma granting high school that provides class work primarily online but uses other methods, such as correspondence, when needed. The school serves students in grades 9-12 but continues to explore middle school offerings and does enroll a limited number of middle school students who are seeking high school credits. While it is truly a “school without walls,” the director’s office and support lab are based in Glasgow, KY, whi...Read more
24 August, 201024 August, 2010 Research Research
Folder: Adult Education
This article presents a community-based relational approach to fostering parent engagement in schools. We investigated the efforts of CBOs to engage parents in schools in low-income urban communities. We argue that when CBOs are authentically rooted in community life, they can bring to schools a better understanding of the culture and assets of families, as well as resources that schools may lack. As go-betweens, they can build relational bridges between educators and parents and act as catal...Read more
24 May, 201024 May, 2010 Research Research
Folder: Adult Education
This report examines the high school preparation and postsecondary persistence of first-generation students—those students whose parents had no education beyond high school—and compares them with students whose parents went to college. Previous research has demonstrated that first-generation students exhibit different college enrollment and persistence behaviors than their counterparts whose parents have more education.
Public Resource 21 April, 201121 April, 2011 Research Research
Folder: White Papers
There is a great scene in the movie BraveHeart where William Wallace, played by Mel Gibson, addresses the troops prior to a battle with the English army. After he delivers his moving call to arms he returns to the ranks and his fellow soldier looks at him and says “Nice speech, now what do we do?”

Similarly, audiences who listen to my keynote on brain health typically wish to apply the content of the message to their own lives and to their organizations ask “Now what do we do?” Cer...Read more
Model School
28 April, 201028 April, 2010 Case Studies Case Studies
By The NumbersModel Of
1,300 high school students
700 middle school students
46% minority students
99% attend postsecondary
Culture
Extra- and co-curricular opportunities
High Expectations
Leadership
Partnerships
Private
Professional Learning Communities
Rigor, Relevance, and Relationships
Year: 2009
Chaminade College Preparatory School (Chaminade) is a private, co-educational Catholic school with grades 6 through 12 on two campuses in the San Fernando Valley region of Los Angeles. While the two campuses are eight miles apart, they are closely linked by an educational mission and philosophy in the Marianist tradition. The Characteristics of Marianist Education reflect family spirit, quality educational programs, community service, and formation in faith, set in a context of adaptation and...Read more


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