Our Approach

Our Approach

At Center for Powerful Public Schools, we provide personalized services to develop POWERFUL EDUCATORS, POWERFUL PATHWAYS and POWERFUL COMMUNITIES. We create powerful results through our focused expertise and actions, and our equity and innovation pilots.

Our mission is to build the capacity of educators in order to create and sustain powerful public schools that prepare every student for college, career, and life.

Our Partners

Educators who work with us commit to owning their learning and improvement as we work with alongside them to build their capacity to create powerful outcomes for all students.

  • We support POWERFUL EDUCATORS in implementing continuous improvement process and practices to remove barriers to success and increase outcomes for all students through professional development, coaching, and support.
  • We support POWERFUL PATHWAYS by partnering with schools and districts to ensure ALL students have access to high quality career and college pathways providing with choices to enjoy a healthy and successful life.
  • We support POWERFUL COMMUNITIES by partnering with schools and districts to ensure the community assets are being leveraged to support the success of ALL students and families.

The foundation of what the Center does is always equity and access – there’s a true understanding that all students have to be prepared for the future workforce both at a skill level but more importantly also at an education level.

Betsy McKinstry
Director Career Technical Education, College & Career
Antelope Valley Union High School District