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Smart List: 30 School Districts Worth Visiting

Leading a public school district is difficult and complicated work. But done well, there is no other job that can change how a community thinks about itself, its children and its future. Here, we look at 30 districts that are changing the trajectory of both education and their communities.  Check ou
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Vancouver’s mobilization of resources earns national award

Approximately 50 percent of VPS students live in poverty. Mobility, inadequate medical and dental care, mental health issues, lack of affordable housing, homelessness and unmet basic needs are just some of the barriers to learning that thousands of VPS students face. Students living in poverty often
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VPS named top digital district by Learning Counsel

Vancouver Public Schools has been named a Top Digital District for 2016 by the Learning Counsel, a research institute that provides information, training and support for schools on digital content and instruction. The honor recognizes VPS as a leader in creating a positive transformation to digital
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Photo of a female elementary studentBlue Valley Schools
Overland Park, Kansas
Blue Valley Schools is committed to providing students an Education Beyond Expectations. A strategic plan…
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Photo: Cherry Creek elementary studentCherry Creek School District
Greenwood Village, CO
The Cherry Creek School District is one of the highest-achieving school districts in the state of Colorado. Together, the…
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Photo of a male elementary studentLake Washington School District
Redmond, Washington
Lake Washington School District is located in the eastern suburbs of Seattle, Washington. Serving the cities of…
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Photo: Peoria High School StudentPeoria Unified School District
Peoria, Arizona
The Peoria Unified School District is one of the largest unified districts in Arizona serving more than 36,000 students in…
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Photo of high school studentPlano Independent School District
Plano, Texas
Located twenty miles north of Dallas, Texas, Plano ISD serves residents in the city of Plano, as well as portions of nine…
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Photo of middle school studentPoway Unified School District
Poway, California
The Poway Unified School District is located in northern San Diego County, California. Encompassing an area of…
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Photo of high school studentVancouver Public Schools
Vancouver, Washington
Vancouver Public Schools has a proud history and promising future. Vancouver is the site of the first formal school…
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