Our recent trip to High Tech High in San Deigo, California, was not only inspirational but incredibly thought provoking too. In this post – the first of many to reflect upon key learning points, it is important to highlight certain cultural aspects that feature so prominently that contribute to the school’s success.
Firstly, its safe to say that High Tech High is one big exhibition of the learning that goes on there – and this seems to be the pervading cultural theme from across all school sites. From the videos and images below, its obviously clear that there are lots of student ‘displays’ across their classroom and corridors. However, the word ‘display’ under values the role that this has. Essentially,