Support Excellence, High Schools That Work Conference

Motivational signage in Jayson Franklin's social studies class at KIPP Ascend Middle School in Chicago, IL on March 18, 2014.

Vicki Phillips, High Schools That Work Conference, Southern Regional Education Board, July 15, 2015

Vicki Phillips addresses the audience at the 29th annual High Schools That Work Staff Development Conference. HSTW is the nation’s largest school improvement initiative for high school leaders and teachers.

“Today, I want to encourage all of us to be accountable for our students’ success by defining excellence and offering teachers and students the goals, skills and tools to achieve excellence.”

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