Schools That Work
Design 39 Campus
San Diego, CA
On a mission to reimagine traditional schooling, a K–8 school in San Diego puts teachers and students at the center.Nora Fleming
Giving students randomly assigned roles in their group work helps ensure that they all participate.
During in-school workshops, parents learn what their kids are studying and how to support it at home.
Vertical learning—a framework for high quality group work—showcases student thinking for everyone to see.
Student-designed electives put kids' passions at the forefront of their learning.
Students learn to empathize with others around the globe while solving real-world problems.
A video project helps students hone their multimedia storytelling skills, while developing greater self-awareness and empathy for their peers.