This week on the Summit Sparks podcast, hear about how one middle school student’s passion for film making combined with project-based learning ended in a film on cyber bullying that was shared with his entire school.
After one year in the Summit Learning Program, Fairview Park City Schools has seen students exceed the district’s and state’s expectations in math and reading on NWEA MAP tests. Read more on how teachers and students are growing as a team and owning their learning in this Summit Learning case study.
Summit Public Schools’ Co-founder and CEO Diane Tavenner explains the extensive measures that Summit Public Schools’ has taken to ensure that students’ privacy is protected at all times.
In this week’s Summit Sparks episode, we go inside a middle school science classroom at Aspen Valley Prep in Fresno, California to hear from students about issues ranging from deforestation to electronic pollution and ways to shrink the human footprint.
In just one year since Distinctive Schools implemented the Summit Learning Program across its four Chicago campuses, students showed growth on NWEA MAP math and reading tests. Faculty credit the personalized learning approach for students taking more ownership of their learning.