Public school districts throughout the country are working to address big challenges in education - from Kindergarten Readiness to School Redesign. Explore the Challenge Map to discover how these issues play out in different contexts, and get connected to ideas and resources from innovative school districts and organizations.
Challenges related to boosting students’ academic skills and content knowledge and building the competencies necessary for student success in school and beyond
Challenges related to planning and implementing new approaches to teaching and learning that meet the needs of each student
Professional Learning & Support
Challenges related to recruiting, training, supporting, and retaining high-quality educators
School Culture, Climate & Safety
Challenges related to supporting students beyond their academic needs, including social and emotional skill development, mental health, safety, and overall well-being.
Challenges related to school and district efforts to engage families as partners in their children’s learning
Challenges related to assessing student learning, including varied, valid, and reliable metrics, instruments, and practices
Technology & Network Infrastructure
Challenges related to planning for and implementing the use of technology tools and systems in a district
Challenges related to planning, implementing, and evaluating innovative initiatives in schools and districts
Challenges related to implementing programs and practices that advance diversity, equity, and inclusion across schools and districts
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