Tag: PURDUE POLYTECHNIC HIGH SCHOOL

Break Down Classroom Walls to Build Up Student Competencies

High School Life

Break Down Classroom Walls to Build Up Student Competencies

Learning can take place at any time and in any location. Check out how this XQ school made out-of-classroom learning experiences meaningful.

This Indiana High School is Closing the College Access Gap

High School Redesign

This Indiana High School is Closing the College Access Gap

Years ago, leaders from across Indiana came together to solve a big college access gap. The solution? Purdue Polytechnic High School, an XQ school in Indianapolis, that just graduated its first class.

10 Social Emotional Learning Tips for Educators in Distance Learning

High School Life

10 Social Emotional Learning Tips for Educators in Distance Learning

Remote learning presents many social emotional challenges for students, but teachers are facing similar challenges. Here's how we can support the wellbeing of our teachers.

How to Build Strong Relationships with Students Using Culturally Responsive Teaching

High School Redesign

How to Build Strong Relationships with Students Using Culturally Responsive Teaching

Educators across the country are building relationships and empathy with their students, and meeting them where they are. Here’s how.

Building Caring, Trusting Relationships in a Remote Learning World (Pt. II)

High School Redesign

Building Caring, Trusting Relationships in a Remote Learning World (Pt. II)

Building relationships with students is critical—especially during remote learning. Here’s how schools across the country are doing just that.

Student Poetry to Promote Youth Voice and Choice

High School Life

Student Poetry to Promote Youth Voice and Choice

This student from Indiana uses poetry to express what he's feeling in a different way. His poems even won him a poetry competition.

8 Tips From School Leaders to School Leaders on Remote Learning

High School Redesign

8 Tips From School Leaders to School Leaders on Remote Learning

School leaders across the country had to adapt to remote learning in major ways due to COVID-19. Here’s a few tips our leaders have learned so far.

Building Caring, Trusting Relationships in a Remote Learning World (Pt. 1)

High School Redesign

Building Caring, Trusting Relationships in a Remote Learning World (Pt. 1)

Building relationships with students through screens is as challenging as it sounds. Here's what we've learned so far from our schools across the country.

Remote Learning Insights: The Role of the Student Is Shifting

High School & Society

Remote Learning Insights: The Role of the Student Is Shifting

How are students adjusting and examining the new skills they are learning? In the wake of COVID-19 closures, students are playing an active role in creating educational experiences with a strong equity focus. They have the capacity to truly lead their own learning and create engaging learning experiences themselves.

Why Is Media Literacy Important, Especially in the Wake of COVID-19?

High School & Society

Why Is Media Literacy Important, Especially in the Wake of COVID-19?

n an uncertain world with social feeds increasingly filled with fake news, we must ensure students are equipped with news and media literacy skills. Here's how we do it.

Teaching for Remote Learning: Lessons We’ve Learned So Far

High School Redesign

Teaching for Remote Learning: Lessons We’ve Learned So Far

Transitioning to remote learning taught us a lot about rethinking high school. Here are a few things we’ve learned from schools across the country.

Life After School Closures: High School Students Speak Out

High School Life

Life After School Closures: High School Students Speak Out

In person classes came to a halt in March 2020 as the world adapted to COVID-19. Here’s how students across the country are feeling.

Rethinking equity in education with an XQ school leader

High School Redesign

Rethinking equity in education with an XQ school leader

Simply put, equity means being fair and impartial. But what does that mean in the setting of a school? We asked one school leader from Indiana to share what it means to her school.

The Transformative Magic of “Doing” Learning, Instead of “Receiving” Learning

High School Redesign

The Transformative Magic of “Doing” Learning, Instead of “Receiving” Learning

This Indiana educator shares how hands-on, student driven learning has changed everything at her school.

8 Inspiring Student Projects to Jumpstart Your School Year

High School Redesign

8 Inspiring Student Projects to Jumpstart Your School Year

Need a few ideas for projects this school year? Here are 8 projects your students will love.

Is Design Thinking The Key to Workforce Development?

Beyond High School Graduation

Is Design Thinking The Key to Workforce Development?

These students at a school in Indiana are learning through design thinking. Here's how they do it.

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.

XQ Super Schools Are STEAMing Ahead to the Future of Work

High School Redesign

XQ Super Schools Are STEAMing Ahead to the Future of Work

These schools are leading the way in STEAM. See examples on how they are encouraging young people to explore and identify their interests and passions for STEAM.

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