Promising Practices List Hits 200

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The Indiana Department of Education has identified 31 additional Promising Practices, bring the year's total to more than 200 in honor of Indiana's bicentennial. The program highlights high-quality education practices and wrap-around services in schools and communities throughout the state.

The most recent Promising Practices identified by the department focus on areas including school safety, research-based practices, climate and culture, family and community engagement, quality wrap-around services and student-centered programming. 

The latest Promising Practices include:

School Corporation, School, Promising Practice

  • Duneland School Corp., Liberty Elementary School, School Closet
  • Elwood Community School Corp., Elwood Elementary School, Toddlers to Grade Two
  • Evansville Community School Corp., Districtwide, School @ Home with a Twist
  • Fort Wayne Community Schools, Districtwide, Refugee and Immigrant Home Visits
  • Fort Wayne Community Schools, Districtwide, Identifying High Ability Students
  • Franklin Township Community School Corp., Arlington Elementary School, Counseling - Camp Care a Lot
  • Greater Clark County Schools, Bridgepoint Elementary School, Read & Feed
  • Greater Clark County Schools, Greater Clark County Preschool, Preschool Education
  • Greater Clark County Schools, River Valley Middle School, Summer Scholars Program
  • Greater Clark County Schools, River Valley Middle School, Fantastic Fridays
  • Jac-Cen-Del Community School Corp., Jac-Cen-Del Elementary School, Family Learning Nights
  • Kankakee Valley School Corp., Kankakee Valley Intermedia School, School Safety on Field Trips
  • Mississinewa Community School Corp., Districtwide, EPIC
  • MSD Decatur Township, Stephen Decatur Elementary School, Supporting the Whole Child
  • MSD Washington Township, Districtwide, The North Central HS Learning Center
  • MSD Wayne Township, Chapelwood Elementary School, A-Mazing Community Partnerships
  • MSD Wayne Township, Westlake Elementary School, Culturally Responsive and Equitable Learning Environments
  • Mt. Vernon Community School Corp., Districtwide, International Exposure to Students
  • North West Hendricks School Corp., Districtwide, Going Beyond Enrichment
  • School City of East Chicago, Districtwide, Connecting with Families and Communities
  • School City of Hammond, Abraham Lincoln Elementary School, Cool Dads Read
  • School City of Hammond, Columbia Elementary School, The Morning Meeting
  • School City of Hammond, Donald e Gavit Middle/High School, The Blueprint for College Readiness
  • School City of Hammond, Kenwood Elementary School, Kids Hope Mentoring Program
  • School Town of Munster, Districtwide, Raising the High Ability Bar
  • South Bend Community School Corp., Brown Intermediate Center, The Bison-Pilot Project
  • South Harrison Community School Corp., South Central Middle School, 212 Awards
  • Tri Creek School Corp., Districtwide, High Ability Math: The Poetry of Logical Ideas
  • Warsaw Community Schools, Warsaw Career Center, Increasing Female Engineering Participation
  • West Clark Community School Corp., Silver Creek Primary School, Minds in Motion Maze
  • Western Boone County Community School District, Western Boone Jr-Sr High School, Technology Enriched AP Courses
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