Schools That Work: Search Model Schools, Education Videos, and Teaching Resources

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high school girls in a step dancing class
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This middle school uses expanded learning time for academics and enrichment activities.
Teacher leading a class in dance with arms outstretched
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This middle school has integrated the arts into every corner of their curriculum.

In Shanghai, China, every low-performing school is assigned a team of master teachers to provide mentorship.

Two boys at their desk looking up smiling
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Teaching about finance provides real-world context for learning at this public K-8 school.
Boy with glasses smiling
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This middle school is changing its culture with a meditation program called Quiet Time.
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This middle school is rebuilding itself by using research-based teaching strategies.
Girl making a fish imprint with paint
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A rural school district transformed using the mentorship provided by San Diego's High Tech High.
Science teacher Rob Olazagasti
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School of the Future ensures that middle and high school students learn to think critically and are assessed in an "authentic" way.
Teacher Holly Mortimer on her laptop in her kitchen
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Virtual classes use technology to personalize and enhance the learning experience for middle and high school students.
Two students at a table with their laptops
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Every student in these two schools has a laptop and uses technology in project-based learning curricula.
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