Tag: Family & Community Engagement

  • Sebastian Jackson

    High School Redesign

    Sebastian Jackson

  • Roland Martin

    Beyond High School Graduation

    Roland Martin

  • Bill Bynum

    High School Redesign

    Bill Bynum

  • School and Community Partnerships

    High School Redesign

    Ways to Build School-Community Partnerships | Why XQ

  • This RI School Places Families at the Center of the School "Ensemble"

    High School Redesign

    This RI School Places Families at the Center of the School "Ensemble"

    Supporting students go beyond the four walls of a school, and it requires families and schools working together. Here's how one school is doing just that.

  • This School Is Giving Families Meaningful Options as They Reopen. You Should Too.

    High School Redesign

    This School Is Giving Families Meaningful Options as They Reopen. You Should Too.

    This high school in Brooklyn knows the families they serve. Here’s how they’re working with those families to ensure every student succeeds this fall.

  • The Relationship Between Parental and Family Involvement and Student Success

    High School & Society

    The Relationship Between Parental and Family Involvement and Student Success

    Research shows when families take a role in a students education, it sets them up for success. Learn how you can play your part.

  • How Museums are Engaging with Students Remotely

    High School & Society

    How Museums are Engaging with Students Remotely

    Education today looks radically different than before the pandemic. Museums are no exception to this. Here's how museums across the country have pivoted to serve students.

  • Tips on How to Choose a High School From a Former Principal

    High School & Society

    Tips on How to Choose a High School From a Former Principal

    Choosing a high school for your student might seem like a daunting choice. Here's what one former school leader recommends when faced with the decision.

  • Community of Practice: What is it, how to run one, and why does it matter?

    High School & Society

    Community of Practice: What is it, how to run one, and why does it matter?

    Communities of practice are groups of people who share a concern or a passion for something they do and learn how to do it better as they interact regularly. Learn how the power of convening can help rethink high school.

  • School lunch programs fill an essential gap for students: Here’s why we need to do more

    High School & Society

    School lunch programs fill an essential gap for students: Here’s why we need to do more

    For millions of hungry students, back-to-school also means a guaranteed meal. Here's how we can support our students in need.

  • How the Born This Way Foundation is supporting communities affected by mass shootings

    High School & Society

    How the Born This Way Foundation is supporting communities affected by mass shootings

    "We cannot turn away from ourselves. We cannot turn away from our loved ones. We need each other. Don’t turn away.”

  • How to Engage Community Partners

    High School Redesign

    How to Engage Community Partners

    Local businesses, nonprofits, and government agencies can play a valuable role in your school culture and student success. Here's how to attract and engage community partners.

  • School Fundraising 2.0

    High School & Society

    School Fundraising 2.0

    Schools everywhere turn to fundraising to make their schools sustainable. Here are some tips beyond bake sales to help your school's fundraising efforts.

  • Want to Prepare Students for the Workforce? Let Them Lead.

    High School & Society

    Want to Prepare Students for the Workforce? Let Them Lead.

    This teen center learned a lot in the past 20 years about how to empower students to learn and lead. Here's what you can learn from them.

  • These High School Students Are Learning From Local Businesses Instead Of Textbooks

    High School & Society

    These High School Students Are Learning From Local Businesses Instead Of Textbooks

    This school in Indiana is partnering with businesses so that their students can solve real-world problems. Here's how they're doing it.

  • Four Practical Steps to Deepen School & Community Connections

    High School & Society

    Four Practical Steps to Deepen School & Community Connections

    The answer to rethinking high school might be within your community. Here are how four schools connect students with their communities.

  • Seven ways you can help support students and high schools in your community

    High School & Society

    Seven ways you can help support students and high schools in your community

    Even if you're not an educator, parent, or student, you can still get involved and make an impact to high schools in your community. Here are seven ways you can do just that.

  • These girls are using their love of science to bridge international borders.

    High School & Society

    These girls are using their love of science to bridge international borders.

    Not only are the Chicas helping to close the gender gap in STEM, but they’re also creating leaders in a marginalized community. Find out how.

  • Students are encouraged to fail in this brilliant business program for kids.

    High School Life

    Students are encouraged to fail in this brilliant business program for kids.

    This program gives students the opportunity to be entrepreneurs and learn through failure. Learn how these students were able to fail forward.

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