“Well, we have ‘Escape the Interview’ and what we’re going to do is put all of you in the teachers’ lounge and there are some clues in there,” Simmons continued. “We’re going to lock the door and you cannot get out until you solve the problems.” Candidates smiled and started to laugh. This is part of how Furr High School is trying to create a new model for high school, with the help of $10 million dollars from the XQ Institute. There is a lot of focus on how to make learning more personalized and hands-on for students.
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