Saint Mary's School & District C present at NCGS
Saint Mary’s and District C have been working together for the past year to provide real-world learning experiences to every Saint Mary’s student. Last month, we had the opportunity to share our work at the National Coalition of Girls’ Schools conference in Los Angeles. Thanks to Alison Chernin and Saint Mary’s for inviting us to co-present.
District C joins national thought leaders for a conversation on education reform
In late June, District C and two of our students (Yonas Kemal and Manuhe Abebe) joined Tom Vander Ark, Getting Smart, the Penn Graduate School of Education, and other national thought leaders for an inspiring conversation about the future of work and education reform. Thank you to Getting Smart for inviting us, and to UPenn for hosting a great event.
William Peace University & District C partner to offer Peace Squads
Over the course of one intensive week in June, 16 students from 4 high schools (Enloe, Cary HS, Broughton, and Ravenscroft) worked in teams called “Peace Squads” to solve real problems for Wotter Gear and William Peace University. Thanks WPU for hosting!
CRPE identifies District C as a “Leading Program” for career prep
The Center on Reinventing Public Education recently released a report on the need to adapt our education systems to better prepare the next generation of talent for a rapidly changing economy. We are thrilled to be included as one of 32 programs across the country identified as exemplar models for change.
Read more here.
Featured on the First In Future podcast
District C co-founder Dan Gonzalez joined Leslie Boney, Director of the Institute for Emerging Issues at NC State, for a conversation about preparing the next generation of talent.
The experience from the perspective of a business partner
LCI Tech led by John Samuel is making digital content accessible to those w disabilities. North Carolina School of Science & Math students coached by District C coach Chad Keister recently partnered with John and team to tackle a real business problem for LCI Tech. John wrote about his experience from the seat of a District C business partner.
Read the article here.