This presentation introduces Big Rocks: core values, communication, wellness, non-academic barriers/services, building relationships and celebrating successes. Foxfire plans for, monitors, models, and confronts problems related to these principles to build a personalized learning environment.
Preparing Students for Success Through the Freshman Academy
Watch a multimedia presentation about the Freshman Academy program one high school engages to support the freshman transition.
Students Want to Come to School
Watch a multimedia presentation in which a graduation coach describes how his school makes students feel welcome.
Building a Personalized Culture Using the Five Big Rocks
The principal at Foxfire discusses the foundational principles of the school's learning environment: The Five Big Rocks.
Building a Personalized Environment Through Small Learning Communities
Western Hills University High School uses a team approach and flex block scheduling to foster a personalized learning environment.