The Professional Development Center at Eagle Rock continues to support Fannie Lou Hamer Freedom High School in the Bronx, NY. After a year of supporting the implementing of peer intervisitations and authentic intellectual framework, we are returning Jun 29 & 30 to facilitate the Humanities department retreat focusing on developing strong research skills and products among all students.
About Eagle Rock
Eagle Rock, a nonprofit Corporate Social Responsibility initiative of the American Honda Motor Company, is both a school for high school age students and a professional development center for educators. The school is a year-round, residential, and full-scholarship school that enrolls young people ages 15-17 from around the United States in an innovative learning program with national recognition.
The Professional Development Center works with educators from around the country who are interested in engaging in education renewal and reform. The Professional Development Center works with educators committed to making high school a more engaging experience for our country’s youth.
We envision this country’s high schools as high functioning centers of engagement and learning. We accelerate school improvement and support implementation of engaging practices that foster each students’ unique potential and help young people use their minds well.