“To build a school is to define what it means to be human.”
– Tom James
Build and Transform
Our School Design Fellows receive personalized coaching, funding, and support over multiple years in order to design, launch, and lead high quality Oakland Public Schools. We’re currently taking applications from innovative leaders to join our School Design Cohort starting in Fall 2016.
Learn and Create
We are building our Design Line! Stocked with interactive, open source school design playlists, readiness assessments, and resources – these tools will support school design teams with the guidance and information they need to build the schools of our future. Stay Tuned!
Our Jam Sessions provide a variety of forums for parents, teachers, designers, and leaders throughout Oakland’s public education ecosystem to connect, define, and join in our city’s diverse and critically important school design and transformation work.