District Profile

District Profile

Taking Charge of Time Why year-round schooling works for this Illinois district

Illuminated about equity

This large Georgia district has taken the lead in meeting Title IX regulations.

Detroit Public Schools: True role models

Elementary students encounter familiar stories in a customized curriculum that helps then understand the bigger world

Mariachi Magic

This district is keeping its large Hispanic student population in school and interested with a defer

Teaming With Nature

This rural district emphasizes an enviromental approach to all aspects of curricula.

Sustaining Excellence

This all-high school district shows how precise tech planning can keep schools ahead of the curve

Long Term Technology Success

See how this Washington district keeps students excited while they incorporate computers into everyd

Eliminating Dropouts with Persistence and Shoe Leather

This small school district took on its truancy problem head-on. Its result: No dropouts

Keeping the ABCs in the Classroom and off the Report Card

Are letter grades really important? One upstate New York district not only thinks they aren't, but i


This district uses a two-pronged approach to improve its offerings: high-tech tools for the students