USA Model Schools - Connecting STEM, Arts, and Humanities & Arts

Stone Soup Schools

Models of classical contemporary education across the spectrum of learning 
Los Altos Academy of Engineering
Los Altos Academy of Engineering

Los Altos, CA

Fredericksburg High School/SystemGO!
Fredericksburg High School/SystemGO!

Fredericksburg, TX

US FIRST Robotics
US FIRST Robotics

Global

Los Altos Academy of Engineering
Los Altos Academy of Engineering

Los Altos, CA

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Jim's work in K-12, community colleges, and universities includes identifying and disseminating best practices as well as designing new programs. Model schools featured in this series of photos are selected for exemplary projects or for whole school design integrating classical education with contemporary knowledge, tools, and practice. What distinguishes the 21st century ideal of excellence in defining the well rounded student in terms of diversity and innovation. 

Classical contemporary schools,  or TEAMS Schools, balance humanities, arts, STEM, CTE, and health education while positioning the classroom, the teacher, and the student in the public sphere. Featured projects and schools span the spectrum including primary, secondary, and post secondary education levels. The pursuit of 21st Century education is construction and discovery of new knowledge.