Common Principles for Uncommon Schools

Horace Isaura Jimenez

Inclusion in a Different Sense

Like Looking in a Mirror… Denver’s Manual High School was a traditional comprehensive high school of 1,100 students with the city’s lowest student test scores and a high concentration of low-income students. In 2000, Manual High School received a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to break up into three autonomous small schools. But the test scores remained

Horace: Isaura Jimenez Published: December 9, 2006 By: Isaura Jimenez Topics: Instruction, Student-as-worker