As Americans have adopted a much-needed focus on societal inequities in recent times, we realized it was time to explore potential areas for improvement within our own organization here at Accelerate Institute. Today, we invite you to review our new Equity Stance, which will serve as a guide for our ongoing efforts for fulfilling our critical equity goals.
Our Summer Institute and Leadership Academy training tracks are such an important component of our work here at Accelerate Institute. We’re so excited to welcome this year’s cohorts. Read on for more about Accelerate Institute’s mission—and the people and organizations who help make it all possible.
Authored by Accelerate Institute, this in-depth report examines how schools can leverage the Forcing Function system to drive school change. The Forcing Function system includes a main school goal around student achievement, a Primary Metric to monitor progress toward the goal, and a set of structures and norms that “force” the school to analyze what is and isn’t working and create action steps.