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.
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Project-based learning gives students a taste of the real world. For Carl Stalla’s math students, that practice was inspiration enough to launch a career.
Watch this Chicago school test Newton’s Laws with a broom and bowling ball, forcing students out of a state of textbook-and-lecture inertia.