It is based on Creating a New Vision for Public Education in Texas, the work of the Public Education Visioning Institute.
Episode three of the new "Shift Your Paradigm" podcast series features Kevin Brown, superintendent of Alamo Heights ISD, a Consortium Associate district, and Frank Alfaro, AHISD's assistant superintendent. Brown and Alfaro have led Alamo Heights to collaboratively develop the AHISD Profile of a Learner, which describes the characteristics and attributes the community desires for 21st century students.
Officials of Georgetown ISD, a Consortium Associate district, want to hear from the community as they create a new way to measure student success. The students will still take the STAAR test, but as a district, they're working to create a community-based accountability system -- a new way to measure student success.
On May 5, 2017, 27 of 28 members of the Roscoe Collegiate ISD (RCISD) senior class graduated from Western Texas College in Snyder, Texas, with associate degrees — two weeks before they cross the high school graduation stage in Roscoe.