College-Bound Culture in Houston

City
Houston, TX

Target Audience
Grades 6-12

Mission
100% Graduation
100% College Acceptance

Meet the People at YES Prep

Rachael Arthur

9TH-GRADE ENGLISH TEACHER
Rachael Arthur

Ideas for Engaging Students

Mark DiBella

YES PREP'S SCHOOL DIRECTOR
Mark DiBella

How to Lead a Change

Ludivina Valle

PARENT OF YES PREP SENIOR MAYRA
Ludivina Valle

What It Takes to Reinvent the Future

STW Edutopia's Schools That Work series profiles K-12 schools, districts, and programs that are dramatically improving the way students learn. Focusing on evidenced-based successes, we create how-to videos and actionable tip lists to help you transform your schools. We get close to the teachers, students, principals, and other administrators who have changed the future of their schools, and show you how they did it.

These educators also share their resources -- rubrics, lesson plans, assessments, and training tools that will help you build your own successes.

And one more thing: We connect you with teachers and administrators from around the country who are collaborating to make similar improvements in education.

Check out Schools That Work. Join the movement for change.