Nestled in the Old Brooklyn neighborhood you will find one of the Cleveland Metropolitan School District's high-performing, innovative high schools. Our students participate in community service projects, represent our school around the country and meet local and national leaders who teach students how to advocate for change.
Imagine a school where your child is encouraged to stand up and speak out for justice, peace and diversity. Facing History New Tech High School is the only school of its kind in the nation, using the Facing History and Ourselves curriculum along with the teamwork approach of the New Tech Network.
Our diverse student population studies racism, prejudice and anti-Semitism to develop more informed citizens who connect history and their own moral choices. Be part of the change!
We are a safe space for LGBTQ students.
The event, billed as a summit, was actually sort of mixer for mentors. The 300 students participate in the Boomerang Project's Link Crew program, which shows juniors and seniors how to work with ninth-graders and help them make the transition to high school.
The Parent Leadership Institute seeks to enable parents and caregivers to become leading advocates for children and school improvement under The Cleveland Plan.
The CMSD News Bureau asked the winners for their teaching philosophies, what about their practices they will share with peers and how they will share it, what drew them to CMSD and urban education and who served as their role models. Here are excerpts from their responses.