Lab rotation to accelerate underperforming students. Out model changed to support content-specialists and small group pullouts, and the lessons learned impacted how we use technology in our general-education classrooms once we purchased additional hardware.
It's difficult to have the data systems talk to each other, and often the teacher and student dashboards are misaligned. How many points or flying pigs or three stars equals mastery? We have students track data by hand to show their progress in a data folio.
Start small, experiment, and know that it's okay to fail. Start off with the important systems and structures needed to make a technology-rich environment successful.
Einstein Charter Schools prepare all students for academic success through the involvement of all stakeholders. Operating three schools in New Orleans, Louisiana, Einstein Charter has been designated "high performing, high poverty" by the LDOE, is the winner of the 2015 COSEBOC Award for excellence in educating boys of color, and the US Ed Department's Charter School Replication award winner.
Contact: Jared Fries
5316 Michoud Blvd
New Orleans, Louisiana