George Lucas Educational Foundation

Schools That Work

Whitfield Career Academy And North Whitfield Middle School

Public, Rural
Grades 6-8
Dalton, GA
  • Project-Based Learning

    Full-Speed Reform in Rural Georgia

    Discover how this public middle and high school recreate learning strategies for their traditional setting.
  • Project-Based Learning

    Getting Started with Project-Based Learning

    A public middle school and high school in Whitfield County, Georgia show how to recreate the learning strategies of a renowned charter school in a traditional setting.
  • Project-Based Learning

    Free Resources and Tools for Replicating Project-Based Learning

    Educators from High Tech High in San Diego, California, and the Whitfield Career Academy's 21st Century Learning Academy in Dalton, Georgia, have provided these resources for you to use in your own school.
  • Project-Based Learning

    How to Put the Rigor in Project-Based Learning

    Tips from a one-time skeptic turned teacher-leader.
    Grace Rubenstein
  • Project-Based Learning

    Replicating Another School's Success: One Teacher's Story

    Once a traditional lecture-style teacher, Michelle Underwood's science classroom now hums with the energy of students absorbed in collaborative learning projects.