Innovations Principal Taylor Harper Receives National Recognition

Photo from Big Picture Learning Twitter feedInnovations Principal Taylor Harper has received the prestigious Ted Sizer Award from Big Picture Learning. Sizer was a leading educational visionary and reformer whose work helped lead to an revolutionary new way to teach and learn.

Innovations is a Big Picture Learning school, where scholars play an active role in designing their educational plans and achieving their scholastic goals with support from advisors, teachers, and mentors. It is a personalized method of engaging and challenging scholars, helping them identify their talents, strengths, and goals while actively engaging their families in the learning process.

Taylor Harper is a fierce advocate for her scholars. Under her leadership, the school’s graduation rate rose 30 percentage points during the 2016-17 school year! Many congratulations to Taylor for her hard work on behalf of her scholars, and thank you for being so dedicate to helping them succeed and achieve their dreams.

For more information about Taylor’s award, Big Picture Learning, and Ted Sizer’s legacy of educational excellence, visit:

https://youtu.be/6WX6nMwAaso

http://essentialschools.org/founder-ted-sizer/

https://twitter.com/bigpiclearning/status/938819035411767297

http://www.bigpicture.org