The key is to stay ahead of the curve if possible. Milpitas Unified innovates and tests many possibilities prior to making a big decision. Most importantly, we partner with innovative companies to create solutions that are not yet formed for the education market.
"The goal, Matsuoka says, was to give principals and teachers the autonomy to determine what would work best for their schools rather than mandating change from the top. “Any time you control things from the top, you get compliance, where people just go through the motions,” Matsuoka says. “We wanted to say: ‘Here’s the model. Come up with your version of it and go test it.'”"
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