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WHAT WORKS IN EDUCATION The George Lucas Educational Foundation

Edutopia's Schools That Work series highlights practices and case studies from K-12 schools and districts that are improving the way students learn.

At P. K. Yonge Developmental Research School, integrating digital content with face-to-face learning has led to impressive gains in student achievement.

Examples That Work

Wings Program | Grades K-5

A daily song reinforces social and emotional skills.

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Preparing teachers to work in a collaborative academy culture.

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A checklist of essential qualities for career academies in Edutopia's "Schools That Work" series.

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At Bravo High School Where Students Go After Graduation 49.8% Four-year College56.9% Community College1.5% Military1.7% Vocational School

Not My Father's Shop Class: Fusing Career Tech with College Prep

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A compilation of sites and organizations that provide useful information and resources to help you better understand and implement Career and Technical Education.

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An Indianapolis school district builds a new model for education based on 21st century skills.

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Virtual schools are transforming students' experiences nationwide, as spotlighted these standout examples from the Edutopia archives.

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Arizona's Mesquite Elementary is one of the top-performing schools in the state but has one of the lowest per pupil budgets. Here’s how the school makes more out of less.

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How the South Carolina elementary school secured an eye-popping set of technology tools.

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How a Longer School Day Can Improve Academics
Edwards Middle School | Grades 6-8

Extended learning time allows students to work together in groups to improve their skills and gives them the opportunity to explore extracurricular areas of interest.

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Teacher Susan McCray Lights the Fire of Project Learning

By guiding her students through rigorous projects aimed at illuminating solutions to real-world problems, high school humanities teacher Susan McCray uses Outward Bound principles to tap into students' passions for learning.

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