Chrysantha Norwood, a 6th-grade teacher at Distinctive College Prep-Harper Woods in Harper Woods, Mich., uses books written by African-American authors to teach her students about the past and inspire them about their future.
Scott Frauenheim and Amy Vracar of Distinctive Schools rolled out Summit Learning to seven public charter schools at once. Learn how they pulled it off with success.
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.