KIPP San Francisco College Preparatory

At this team’s school, every staff member serves as an advisor to a cohort of 12-16 students (a ‘RISE’) from freshman year to graduation. The team of teachers plans to create a professional learning series that codifies the expectations and supports for teaching lessons during daily RISE time, mentoring advisees, maintaining relationships with RISE-ee’s guardians, and other advisor duties. Teachers will participate in workshops and participate in lesson studies to develop differentiated RISE curriculum for each grade level, rooted in social-emotional learning and other grade-specific skills. Team members will also distill the best practices of advising into workshops for advisors of each grade level.

Important Dates

Oct 6—Nov 14, 2022,10am PST LOIs Accepted for 2023 Grant Cycle (rolling submissions)
By mid-Dec 2022 Invitations to Apply Extended to Selected LOI Submissions
Spring 2023 LIGHT Awards Grants Made

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