Reimagining Disciplinary Alternative Education

Mar 9, 2022

3:30pm – 4:30pm CT

Fort Worth ISD, Big Thought and Transcend have partnered to redesign and redefine middle and high school DAEP campuses with a vision to make them transformational rather than punitive. Hear from these partners about their redesign journey in rethinking alternative education to advance personalization and support, embed creativity and restorative practices to disrupt the school to prison pipeline, and prioritize community-based design methodology and elevate student voice.

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Armando Banchs

Big Thought

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Nikhil Kawlra


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Benjamin Leos

Fort Worth ISD

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