Re-blog: If you could re-invent school, what would you do?

Save the date for the second Trauma-Informed and Restorative Practices funding opportunity, scheduled to release on February 9. In the mean-time read (or re-read!) this post featuring two local educators doing great work to transform school culture and climate.

Mark your calendars for two upcoming webinars!

Join us for two webinars to share information and resources for upcoming Best Starts funding opportunities. Best Starts’ prenatal to 5 staff will discuss strategies to support healthy child development and family well-being, and share funding opportunities coming this fall. Thinking of applying for Best Starts funding? The following day, the Best Starts data team … Continued

If you could re-invent school, what would you do?

“If you could re-invent school, what would you do?” That’s the question staff ask students at Seattle Public Schools’ Interagency Academy. The answer is surprising in its simplicity. “Almost to a person,” says Marcus Harden, a Student Family Advocate at Interagency, “students say they would make school a place where everybody knows you and everybody … Continued