Memorial is a PreK-8 school that challenges its scholars to become self-motivated, independent, lifelong learners. Students thrive in an environment in which they feel emotionally and physically safe while also academically challenged. Teachers use student data for their instruction, balancing the need for whole-group, small-group and individualized lessons.
Scholars at Memorial School will:
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.