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National Blue Ribbon Schools Site Visits: Elementary Schools

student discussion at Tibby Elementary School
Evidence, Example, Elaboration: Developing Student Writers. Tibby Elementary, Compton, CA.
2014 NBRS
pre-K student reading, Tibby Elementary Schoo
Meaningful Play: Pre-K Prepares Students for School Success. Stewart Elementary, Kemah, TX.
2014 NBRS
students growing vegetable, Bracken Academy, Las Vegas
It Happened in Vegas: Notes from a Turnaround School. Walter Bracken STEAM Academy, Las Vegas, NV.
2013 NBRS

students reading
Welcoming New Readers. Chadwick Elementary, Baltimore, MD.
2013 NBRS
students clapping
Show Up, Work Hard, Read! J. Walter Graham Elementary, Austin, TX.
2012 NBRS
girl with butterfly
Learning By Inquiry. Annie Fisher STEM Academy, Hartford, CT.
2012 NBRS

students working
Gateway to Student Learning. Sundance Elementary, Beaumont, CA.
2011 NBRS
students reading
Word Study Across the Grades. Rocky Mount Elementary, Rocky Mount, NC.
2011 NBRS
principal with students
Beyond Textbooks: Customizing Curricula in Real Time. PS 172, Beacon School of Excellence, Brooklyn, NY.
2011 NBRS


bilingual educator
Supporting Bilingual Education. JFK Magnet Elementary, Port Chester, NY.
2010 NBRS
teacher and kids
Quick Hits and Actionable Feedback. North Star Academy, Newark, NJ.
2010 NBRS
teacher and students
Aspects of School Culture. Alice Coachman Elementary, Albany, GA.
2009 NBRS


principal Pat Victor
Distributed Leadership. Alice Coachman Elementary, Albany, GA.
2009 NBRS
parent at meeting
Parent Involvement. Alice Coachman Elementary, Albany, GA.
2009 NBRS
community member speaking
Community Involvement. Alice Coachman Elementary, Albany, GA.
2009 NBRS


girl in library
Creating A Culture of Literacy. Hopewell Elementary, Taunton, MA.
2009 NBRS
girl thinking
Educating the Whole Child. Hopewell Elementary, Taunton, MA.
2009 NBRS


principal with teachers
Empowering Staff. Hopewell Elementary, Taunton, MA.
2009 NBRS
red balloon
Defining Moments of School Change. John S. Wash Elementary, Fresno, CA.
2009 NBRS
teachers working
PLCs Powered by Data. John S. Wash Elementary, Fresno, CA.
2009 NBRS


student at desk
Focus on Professional Development. John S. Wash Elementary.
2009 NBRS
circle of crayons
The St. Mary’s Story. St. Mary’s Academy Charter School, Beeville, TX.
2009 NBRS
boy playing guitar
Extended Learning Time. St. Mary’s Academy Charter School, Beeville, TX.
2009 NBRS


students playing
Counseling for Students. St. Mary’s Academy Charter, Beeville, TX.
2009 NBRS
staff meeting
Innovative Staffing. St. Mary’s Academy Charter, Beeville, TX.
2009 NBRS
reading teacher
Reading. St. Mary’s Academy Charter, Beeville, TX.
2009 NBRS

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