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School and districts from across the globe are transforming their classrooms—and so can you! Our experts have partnered with passionate educators worldwide to make a major impact on teaching and learning. But don't take our word for it. Browse the inspiring stories below to get a firsthand glimpse of their amazing success.
PLC at Work™
Blue Valley High School
SAT scores in critical reading, mathematics, and writing combined increased from 1767 to 1915.
Fairdale High School
The percentage of college- and career-ready students, as measured by the ACT, rose from 9 to 34.7 in just three years.
Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts Middle School
Principal Bo Ryan relied on books and videos to build a true professional learning community with his new staff. They now share a relentless focus on helping all students achieve at high levels.
Hortonville Area School District
OUTAGAMIE COUNTY, WISCONSIN
Leadership began a districtwide book study program that involved administrators, principals, teachers, speech and language pathologists, and school psychologists.
Montezuma Community Schools
With a student enrollment of only 539, this rural district is the smallest to become a model PLC.
Sanger Unified School District
From 2005 to 2012, student scores on the California Academic Performance Index (API) increased from 702 to 822. For EL students, the scores increased from 636 to 772.
Seneca High School
In just two years, Seneca High School rose to the 42nd percentile of all schools in the state after being in the bottom 5th percentile.
Stults Road Elementary School
The Texas Commissioner of Education named Stults Road one of two schools in the state to receive the 2010 National Title I Distinguished Award.
U.S. Grant High School
OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLAHOMA
In less than four years, U.S. Grant went from failing to meet student testing standards to nearly acing the state's A–F report card.
RTI at Work™
Clinton High School
Course failures in English and algebra decreased from 79 students to 17 students in two years.
Hallsville Independent School District
“As a result of our focus on every student, our district earned the highest accountability rating offered by the state of Texas.”
–Paula Rogers, deputy superintendent and Solution Tree RTI at Work™ associate
Mathematics at Work™
Anoka-Hennepin School District
Student proficiency in mathematics more than doubled from 2005–06 to 2012–13
Clark County School District
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA
“After two years of mathematics-specific professional development, many district schools have exceeded student performance expectations and reached new levels of achievement.”
–Jhone Ebert, assistant superintendent and chief technology officer, Clark County School District
Phoenix Union High School District
From 2003 to 2013, ninth-grade students enrolled in below grade-level mathematics fell from 60% to 2%. Ninth-grade students enrolled in geometry and higher-level courses nearly doubled during that time.
Kildeer Countryside Community Consolidated School District 96
BUFFALO GROVE, ILLINOIS
IEP reading scores increased from 62.3 percent in 2003 to 81.8 in 2012. IEP math scores increased from 66.9 percent in 2003 to 87.7 in 2012.
Mildred M. Hawk Elementary School
The pass rate for third-grade math rose 18% in just two years.
Moriarty Elementary School
MORIARTY, NEW MEXICO
Overall student proficiency in reading increased from 35% to 57% in the 2014–15 school year.
Rutland High School
For the past five years, reading scores have been consistently at or above state averages.
Chula Vista Elementary School District
CHULA VISTA, CALIFORNIA
Student progress as measured by the California Standards Test in both ELA and mathematics doubled from 2002 to 2013.
John Marshall Mid High School
OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLAHOMA
State test scores in Algebra 1 rose 25%.