About the Program
The challenge involves design/redesign of academic practices and teacher development in schools.
Key Areas of School Operations:
- ACADEMIC PRACTICES that build towards the Common Core Learning Standards and college ready indicators in ways that engage Black/Latino young men and build towards college access and success; aligned with
- STRENGTH-BASED YOUTH DEVELOPMENT PRACTICES that build towards indictors of resilience and productive persistence with a focus particularly on the needs of Black and Latino young men; aligned with a
- SCHOOL-WIDE CULTURE that builds towards college and career access and success and makes postsecondary entry points transparent to students and families.