In 2015, Frankfort Independent Schools in Kentucky found themselves at a crossroads. Test scores were down — Frankfort High was ranked in the bottom 15 percent of all high schools in the state of Kentucky. Enrollment was at an all-time low, student engagement was limited, and positive teacher-student interactions were nonexistent. With a new superintendent […]
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Being a teacher this school year can be sink-or-swim, but being a student largely depends on the teacher offering them a safe harbor. When we started our year, we knew it would be different. And the changes began immediately. Mentor teachers became the crux of beginning and ending every day. To keep classroom sizes down, […]
Farmington High School, which opened at the start of the 2018-19 school year in Farmington, Utah, has persevered through the challenges of COVID-19 to post one of the top ACT scores in the state of Utah.