The Professional Development Center at Eagle Rock will be working with iLead Schools in Pacoima, Castaic & Lancaster, California on Thursday, May 12th – Friday, May 13, 2016 as they develop proficiency based graduation requirements. iLEAD has built a model based on what they believe to be the best of all that is out there. iLEAD believes passionately in project-based learning […]
The Professional Development Center at Eagle Rock will continue education renewal work in collaboration with The Rowland Foundation in Burlington, Vermont on May 5 & 6, 2016 as they support the 2016 Rowland Fellows in strategies toward implementation of their innovative school proposals. The Foundation believes that systemic change, the kind that can alter a school’s culture […]
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 April 4th. 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 […]
The Professional Development Center at Eagle Rock will attend Deeper Learning 2016 in San Diego, California during the week of March 21st. Eagle Rock is participating in several ways including: presenting a workshop at the conference; convening Coalition of Essential School Affiliate Center Directors & working with the Deeper Learning Equity Fellowship. Deeper Learning attendees […]
Once labeled a “youth-at-risk,” 30-year old Eagle Rock School graduate, Matt Rutherford risked it all in an attempt to become the first person to sail alone, nonstop around North and South America. Red Dot on the Ocean is the story of Matt’s death-defying voyage and the childhood odyssey that shaped him. Presented by WPBT2, South […]
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. On March 16th, the New […]
The Professional Development Center at Eagle Rock will be working with iLead Schools in Pacoima, Castaic & Lancaster, California on Wednesday, March 2nd – Friday, March 4th, 2016 as they explore a proficiency based high school concept.
The Professional Development Center at Eagle Rock will be working with Harrison Central in Cadiz, Ohio on Thursday, February 18th as they begin incorporating Project-Based Learning curriculum into their classrooms.
The Professional Development Center at Eagle Rock will continue working with Rochester City School District on Wednesday, February 10th & Thursday, February 11th. The Rochester City School District is a public school district that serves approximately 32,000 children in the city of Rochester, New York. Eagle Rock will be conducting asset inventories at schools focusing on Restorative Practices in order to highlight […]
The Professional Development Center at Eagle Rock will continue working with Big Picture Learning coaches as they work with LaFayette Big Picture in New York on Tuesday, February 9th. As a non-profit organization dedicated to a fundamental redesign of education in the United States, Big Picture Learning’s (BPL) vision is to catalyze vital changes in K-Adult […]