Category: Strategic Planning

Designing A Better World

April 29, 2019 0

In August 2019, over 2,200 schools will open doors to students in the state of Georgia. A small number of those schools will be brand new. None like this. Mount Vernon Presbyterian School opens the doors to a brand new Upper School (Grades 9-12) building after a year of construction and years of planning, dreaming,…

By Chip Houston

“The Succinct 9”

March 17, 2014 0

A Ridiculously Succinct ‘Cliff Notes’ Version of iPlan 17 “Design and Demonstrate” 1. Clarify learning outcomes. Lead students to mastery. 2. Infuse MV Mindsets with learning outcomes. 3. Measure mastery of learning outcomes and mindsets with a balanced assessment system. 4. Design hands-on experiences around student interests and passions. 5. Include interactive technology. 6. Systematically…

By Chip Houston