Changing School Climate in Philadelphia: Title I, National Service & City Year

Sunday February 11, 2018
9:30 - 11:00 AM
Room 108

ESSA broadens accountability measures for school success, including the relationship between positive school climate and student learning. As education leaders explore innovative approaches to accelerate students’ success, this workshop will highlight how one Philadelphia school partners with emerging leaders inspired by national service to change outcomes for kids. Hear a case study from Thurgood Marshall School illustrating how Title I dollars are leveraged to promote student growth and a strong school climate. Engage in small group discussions to explore this school's model and progress, considering how similar strategies could be employed in your schools and districts. Through this interactive workshop, school and district leaders will explore how investing Title I dollars in national service partners brings added, dedicated people capacity to school buildings to support the students who need it most.

building leaders
school climate & culture, program collaboration & coordination