George Lucas Educational Foundation
Schools That Work
What makes this a SCHOOL THAT WORKS
Small Group Work With "I Choose"
When teachers began asking for time to work with students in small groups, Humboldt Elementary found the time for them.
Making Differentiation Possible
A 30-minute block for either an elective or extra support made small-group interventions feasible in large classes.
Sharing Data to Create Stronger Parent Partnerships
By sending home detailed data reports that focus on a specific skill, Humboldt opens a two-way line of communication with parents about their child's learning.
Demystifying Student Data for Parents
Visit an elementary school that shares student data with parents so they can help their kids with homework.
Making Student Data Part of the Conversation
Humboldt Elementary, a school once on the verge of being labeled under-performing, turned to data to move the bar on student success.