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Schools That Work

Mc2 Stem High School

Public, Urban
Grades 9-12
Cleveland , OH
  • STEM

    Real-World Internships Lead to College and Career Readiness

    At MC2 STEM High School in Cleveland, Ohio, students are paired with industry mentors in order to learn science, technology, engineering, and math skills and prepare for college and career.
  • STEM

    Preparing Students for Career Success

    Integrated project-based learning and real-world internship experiences build the crucial link between academic achievement and future economic success.
  • Project-Based Learning

    Infographic: The Value of a STEM Education

    Knowledge in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) can be the key to a successful future. Here's why a STEM education matters and how you can inspire students to pursue STEM careers.
  • Project-Based Learning

    Research-Based Practices for Engaging Students in STEM Learning

    Innovative and effective practices at Cleveland's MC2 STEM High School are driving learning and higher achievement for students in a district where every student qualifies for free- or reduced-price meals.
    Vanessa Vega
  • Project-Based Learning

    Integrated Projects = Deeper Learning

    Here's how one school designs rigorous projects that blend STEM with other core subjects. See how this strategy might work for you.
  • 9-12 High School

    Mastery-Based Assessment Builds Accountability

    How you can help students take responsibility and meet high expectations by providing the right tools and support along the way.
  • Project-Based Learning

    Resources and Downloads for College and Career Readiness

    Educators from MC2 STEM High School in Cleveland, Ohio, have provided these resources and tools for integrated project-based learning, real-world experiences, and other strategies to prepare students for college and beyond.
  • Project-Based Learning

    Internships Provide On-the-Job Learning

    Respect, responsibility, and accountability: how opportunities for learning in the workplace bring out the best in students.