A team of three experienced educators are crossing the country to identify successful practices from schools of every kind before they design and open a model public school. Follow their journey.

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CALIFORNIA<br/>SEPTEMBER 6 - 21 Arizona<br/>SEPTEMBER 24 - 25 New Mexico<br/>SEPTEMBER 25 - 27 Illinois<br/>OCTOBER 1 - 4 Indiana<br/>OCTOBER 15 - 16 New York<br/>OCTOBER 9 - 12 Ohio<br/>OCTOBER 17 - 18 Hawaii<br/>SEPTEMBER 17 - 18 Alaska<br/>TBD Missouri<br/>TBD Texas<br/>TBD Florida<br/>TBD Idaho<br/>TBD Iowa<br/>TBD Michigan<br/>TBD North Dakota<br/>TBD South Dakota<br/>TBD Oregon<br/>TBD Nebraska<br/>TBD Minnesota<br/>TBD Wisconsin<br/>TBD Washington<br/>TBD Montana<br/>TBD Washington<br/>TBD Montana<br/>TBD Kansas<br/>TBD Arkansas<br/>TBD Tennessee<br/>TBD Louisiana<br/>TBD Alabama<br/>TBD South Carolina<br/>TBD Georgia<br/>TBD North Carolina<br/>TBD Mississippi<br/>TBD Oklahoma<br/>TBD Colorado<br/>TBD Wyoming<br/>TBD Utah<br/>TBD Nevada<br/>TBD Maine<br/>TBD Vermont<br/>TBD Pennsylvania<br/>TBD Connecticut<br/>TBD Rhode Island<br/>TBD Massachusetts<br/>TBD New Jersey<br/>TBD Delaware<br/>TBD Maryland<br/>TBD West Virginia<br/>TBD Virginia<br/>TBD Indiana<br/>TBD New Hampshire<br/>TBD Kentucky<br/>TBD DC<br/>TBD
Brooke Peters Posts Michelle Healy Posts Todd Sutler Posts
OUR SCHEDULE
Date School City / State
September 6, 2012 Two Rock Union Elementary School Petaluma, CA
September 7, 2012 Creative Arts Charter School San Francisco, CA
September 10, 2012 Lighthouse Community Charter School Oakland, CA
September 11, 2012 Lighthouse Community Charter School Oakland, CA
September 12, 2012 U.S. Education Department Back to School Event @ Sequoia HS Redwood City, CA
September 12, 2012 Sequoia High School Redwood City, CA
September 12, 2012 Milani Elementary School Newark, CA
September 17, 2012 Innovations Public Charter School Kona, HI
September 18, 2012 Innovations Public Charter School Kona, HI
September 20, 2012 High Tech High Elementary San Diego, CA
September 21, 2012 High Tech High San Diego, CA
September 24, 2012 Crockett Elementary School Phoenix, AZ
September 25, 2012 Ganado Elementary School Ganado, AZ
September 26, 2012 Ace Leadership High School Albequerque, NM
October 2, 2012 Mary Mapes Dodge Elementary Renaissance Academy Chicago, IL
October 3, 2012 Namaste Charter School Chicago, IL
October 4, 2012 Academy for Global Citizenship Chicago, IL
October 9, 2012 Central Park East One New York, NY
October 9, 2012 Bloomberg EDU – Jane Williams 3PM New York, NY
October 10, 2012 Manhattan Country School New York, NY
October 11, 2012 New American Academy New York, NY
October 15, 2012 Skiles Test Elementary Indianapolis, IN
October 15, 2012 Brook Park Early Learning Center, Lawrence Township Indianapolis, IN
October 15, 2012 Mary Castle Early Learning Center, Lawrence Township Indianapolis, IN
October 15, 2012 Winding Ridge Early Learning Center, Lawrence Township Indianapolis, IN
October 16, 2012 Spring Mill Elementary School Indianapolis, IN
October 25, 2012 Hoboken Dual Language Charter School Hoboken, NJ
October 30, 2012 Francis. W. Parker Charter Essential School Devens, MA - Postponed due to Hurricane Sandy
October 31, 2012 Francis. W. Parker Charter Essential School Devens, MA - Postponed due to Hurricane Sandy
November 1, 2012 Orchard Gardens Boston, MA - Postponed due to Hurricane Sandy
November 7, 2012 The Beech Hill School Hopkinton, NH
November 8, 2012 Sustainability Academy at Lawrence Barnes Burlington, VT
November 9, 2012 Integrated Arts Academy at H.O. Wheeler Burlington, VT
November 13, 2012 John F. Kennedy Magnet School Port Chester, NY
November 14, 2012 The Mustard Seed School Hoboken, NJ - Postponed due to Hurricane Sandy
November 15, 2012 The Learning Community Providence, RI
November 27, 2012 Project Learn School Philadelphia, PA
November 29, 2012 Science Leadership Academy Philadelphia, PA
December 1, 2012 During December and part of January we met with Brooklyn families to learn what they are looking for in a new school. We also reviewed our research from the fall and began to write our charter school application.
January 15, 2013 Francis Parker Essential Charter School Devens, MA
January 16, 2013 Francis Parker Essential Charter School Devens, MA - SNOW DAY, ARGH!/YAY!
January 21, 2013 MCS “Day-On” To Honor Martin Luther King The Odyssey continues with Manhattan Country School's march in honor of MLK.
January 22, 2013 Renaissance Charter School Queens, New York City
January 23, 2013 The Mustard Seed School Hoboken, NJ
January 30, 2013 Sidwell Friends Lower School Washington, D.C.
January 30, 2013 Sidwell Friends Middle School Washington, D.C.
January 31, 2013 Capital City Charter School Washington, D.C.
February 4, 2013 Reiche Community School Portland, ME
February 7, 2013 King Middle School Portland, ME
February 26, 2013 Center for Inquiry Columbia, SC
February 27, 2013 Drew Charter School Atlanta, GA
March 1, 2013 Spring Branch Independent School District Houston, TX
March 5, 2013 The Project School Bloomington, IN
March 5, 2013 Becker Elementary School Austin, TX
March 6, 2013 Butler Lab School Indianapolis, IN
March 15, 2013 Compass Charter School Brooklyn, NY
Application Submitted!
March 25, 2013 South Heights Elementary Henderson, KY
March 26, 2013 St. Francis School Goshen, KY
April 8, 2013 Creative Challenge Community Denver, CO
April 9, 2013 Denver Green School Denver, CO - SNOW DAY! ARGH!
April 10, 2013 Math and Science Leadership Academy Denver, CO
April 11, 2013 Denver Green School Denver, CO - MAKE UP DAY
April 11, 2013 SOAR Denver, CO
April 12, 2013 Boulder Journey School Denver, CO
April 15, 2013 Opal Charter School Portland, OR
April 16, 2013 Sunnyside Environmental School Portland, OR
April 17, 2013 Geiger Montessori Tacoma, WA
June 14, 2013 East Side Community High School – Roundtables New York, NY