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School Visit: KIPP SHARP College Prep Lower School, Houston TX

  • KIPP SHARP College Prep Lower School 8430 Westglen Drive Houston, TX, 77063 United States (map)

Join the Teaching Trust Alumni Network on Monday, April 3rd, 2017 for a day of professional development as we visit one of the state's highest-performing schools: KIPP SHARP College Prep Lower School in Houston, TX.

KIPP SHARP Prep is a Title I school serving 889 students from Pre-K through 4th grade in southwest Houston. It consistently achieves STAAR passing rates of over 90% in reading and math, with recommended scores of 66.5% in reading and 68.3% in math in 2016.

PD Objectives

Through focused classroom observations and collaborative action planning with your campus team and KIPP SHARP staff, you'll learn about (and observe first-hand) the campus':

  • strong culture and data practices
  • differentiated instruction for small groups
  • guided reading and independent reading practices leading to results for students

Team Members to Bring

We highly encourage participants to engage in the school visit as part of a campus team of three members, including:

  • School leader
  • Assistant principal/dean
  • Instructional coach or strong teacher

Learn More

For more information, click to read our Houston school visit logistics memo.

Questions? Contact Haley Pittman at hpittman@teachingtrust.org.

Paying With School Funds?

Registration

Click below to register your campus team by March 26th!

Please note that participants must book their own lodging. Click here to reserve a room in the Teaching Trust room block at the Hilton Garden Inn Houston/Galleria.