George Lucas Educational Foundation

Schools That Work

Ralston Elementary School

Public, Suburban
Grades K-6
Golden, CO
  • Inquiry-Based Learning

    Inquiry-Based Learning: From Teacher-Guided to Student-Driven

    Ralston Elementary School is creating a culture of inquiry to nourish 21st-century learners.
  • Integrated Studies

    Departmentalization and Integration: Deeper Learning for Elementary Students

    See how Ralston Elementary teachers combine two subjects in one lesson, giving their students a deeper understanding of the content and its applied interconnectivity.
  • Inquiry-Based Learning

    Giving Students the Opportunity to Drive Lessons

    Using inquiry-based learning gives students a chance to make their learning more relevant to their lives.
  • Integrated Studies

    Integrating Subjects in Elementary School

    Visit an elementary school where some teachers specialize in teaching math and science together, and others language arts and social studies.