Academic Indicators of College and Career Readiness

About the Program

The challenge involves design/redesign of academic practices and teacher development in schools.

ESI Academic Challenge Powerpoint

ESI Academic Challenge Webinar

ESI Academic Challenge Toolkit

Key Areas of School Operations:

  • ACADEMIC PRACTICES that build towards the Common Core Learning Standards and college ready indicators in ways that engage Black/Latino young men and build towards college access and success; aligned with
  • STRENGTH-BASED YOUTH DEVELOPMENT PRACTICES that build towards indictors of resilience and productive persistence with a focus particularly on the needs of Black and Latino young men; aligned with a
  • SCHOOL-WIDE CULTURE that builds towards college and career access and success and makes postsecondary entry points transparent to students and families.