Introducing Content Logically, Clearly, and Concisely | Concise Presentations

Introducing Content Logically, Clearly, and Concisely | Concise Presentations

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Introducing Content Logically, Clearly, and Concisely [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text] Part 4: Concise Presentations [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] Teachers in high-performing schools help students master new content by keeping presentations brief. Rarely did we observe long lectures. Overwhelmingly, we heard student voices more than we heard teacher voices as we visited classrooms. Often teachers would present a concept in a […]

Leadership Moves…Positive Transformational Culture

Positive Transformational Culture

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Leadership Moves…Positive Transformational Culture [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Part 1[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text] When a kid walks through this door, the principal feels like that’s her child. Every single one of us feels that way ….That’s the caring that is in this building. Some of these kids don’t get any of this love at home. Homework will go, and it may […]

ABUS Spotlight – PATRICK HENRY PREPARATORY P.S. / I.S. 171

Patrick Henry Preparatory

AMERICA’S BEST URBAN SCHOOLS SPOTLIGHT PATRICK HENRY PREPARATORY District 4 NYC New York, NY Grades PK-8 Principal: Dimitres Pantelidis WEBSITE ENROLLMENT: 1083 Latinx 63% Black 26% White 4% Asian 3% Pacific Islander 3% Free/ Reduced Lunch 60% Students With Disabilities 20% English Learners 3% Staff at Patrick Henry believe, “students learn best when they are […]

Fifteen Schools Honored with America’s Best Urban Schools Awards

SDSU’s National Center for Urban School Transformation Presents Awards to 15 High-Performing Schools

[vc_row][/vc_row][vc_column][/vc_column][vc_column_text] Fifteen Schools Honored with America’s Best Urban Schools Awards [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text] SDSU’s National Center for Urban School Transformation Presents Awards to 15 High-Performing Schools [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] The National Center for Urban School Transformation (NCUST) at San Diego State University (SDSU) awarded fifteen schools as winners of its 2018 America’s Best Urban Schools Award. The schools were […]