Eagle Rock Continues Partnership With The Robert R. McCormick Foundation’s Democracy Schools

The Professional Development Center at Eagle Rock will continue education renewal work in Illinois in collaboration with the Robert R. McCormick Foundation’s Democracy Schools.  On November 15th, Eagle Rock will facilitate Instructional Rounds with Democracy Schools at Belvidere High School in Belvidere, IL Instructional rounds are a disciplined way for educators to work together to improve […]

Estes Park Teacher Honored for Untraditional Teaching Style, Impact on Students

Jon Anderson chosen as February Honoree; profiled by Outside Senior Editor, Matt Skenazy                                                                                       WASHINGTON, D.C. (Feb. 1, 2018) – For Jon Anderson, trust is the foundation of learning. Now in his 16th year as a teacher at Eagle Rock, a nationally recognized tuition-free residential high school in Estes Park, Colorado for students nationwide who […]

Eagle Rock Architect Gives New Meaning to “Back to School”

Architect Jeff Winston returns to Eagle Rock School after nearly three decades Winston to serve as co-instructor of new Eagle Rock class Estes Park, Colo., March 6, 2017 — Architect Jeff Winston of MIG is returning to Eagle Rock School & Professional Development Center to co-instruct an architecture class for Eagle Rock students. Winston was part of the […]

Eagle Rock Continues Support of Rowland Foundation Fellows

The Professional Development Center at Eagle Rock will continue education renewal work in collaboration with The Rowland Foundation in Burlington, Vermont on September 29, 2016 as they support the 2016 Rowland Fellows and their steering committees in strategies toward implementation of their innovative school proposals. The Foundation believes that systemic change, the kind that can alter a school’s […]

Eagle Rock Facilitates Roundtable After Screening of Most Likely To Succeed

  CADIZ-On September 15, 2016, Harrison Central Jr./Sr. High School will take part in Most Likely to Succeed’s worldwide campaign to re-imagine education. A screening of the acclaimed film will be held at 6 p.m. and it offers an inspiring look at what students and teachers are capable of—if we have the vision and courage […]

Eagle Rock Continues Collaboration In New Mexico

The Professional Development Center at Eagle Rock will continue an innovative collaboration with The Leadership High School Network in New Mexico during the week of August 1, 2016 The Leadership High School Network (LHSN) is a network of cutting-edge, industry-focused schools that are rooted in deep intellectual rigor and relevancy. The LHSN functions to unify individual schools to […]

Eagle Rock Continues Support Of Bronx High School

The Professional Development Center at Eagle Rock continues to support Fannie Lou Hamer Freedom High School in the Bronx, NY.  On Friday, June 10th Eagle Rock will be facilitating reflection of an annual focus on peer observation within context of Newman’s authentic intellectual framework. Participants will be creating plans of action for the next school […]

Eagle Rock Continues New Metrics Work In New Mexico

ALBUQUERUQUE, New Mexico – Can a standardized test summarize a student’s preparedness for life after school? The response is often a resounding “No.” A collaborative, multi-year effort is underway in Albuquerque, NM to develop new methods of evaluation that lay the groundwork for innovation and improvement in our education system. From May 25 – 27, […]