Projects

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About us

People

None of our work would be possible without the creativity, energy, and commitment of our teachers, support staff, and partners. Thank you! The Workshop School is built on a shared leadership model in which decisions are made collaboratively and all staff are integral to the design process. Michael Clapper, a Co-Founder of the Workshop, serves […]

Media

The Sustainability Workshop and the EVX Team have been featured in newspaper articles, television news stories, and documentaries. If you are a journalist interested in more information about the Workshop, please do not hesitate to contact us at media@workshopschool.org. “Doomsday in the District.” Trey Popp, the Penn Gazette, February 27, 2014. “Launching the Workshop School: […]

Approach

The mission of the Workshop is to unleash the creative and intellectual potential of young people to solve the world’s toughest problems. We do this by putting real world problems at the center of the curriculum, and evaluating students’ work based on the progress they make in defining, exploring, and ultimately developing solutions to those […]

From the Blog

Compassion

Posted by on Aug 11, 2014 in General | 2 Comments

We just wrapped up the first week of planning with our staff. As a math guy, it’s difficult for me to capture the emotions that were experienced last week. Let me just say it was really, really amazing. Six new teachers, six returning teachers, the secretary, the principal and the SSA all planned together. Our […]

Progress!

Posted by on Jul 30, 2014 in General | No Comments

As you can see from the new look, we’re making progress on the site! We still have a lot of work to do though. Over the next two weeks we’ll be updating content, streamlining menus, and improving the site’s graphics and functionality. Thanks for your patience!

Sorry for the mess!

Posted by on Jul 26, 2014 in General | No Comments

We’re just about to launch a new version of our website. While this is very exciting our place is a bit of a mess right now. Our apologies if things don’t load properly. We’ll have the new site – with a bunch of new content – up soon!