New on Uncommon Sense
Yes! You can teach sight words efficiently. Here’s how.
The "Science of Reading" is a pretty catchy buzz phrase in the education world these days, but it really comes down to a basic idea: we should teach students to read based on how our brains learn to read.
EXPERIENCE THE UNCOMMON DIFFERENCE
We Love Learning
Together we’ll cultivate your child’s interests, instill in them a passion for learning, and set them on a path for success in college and beyond.
We are One Uncommon
In a video message to staff, Uncommon Schools President Julie Jackson speaks on the importance of why we do the work we do.
Teaching at Uncommon Schools - Our Stories
"I've taught at many schools before, and never felt this level of support for myself or for the students.”
Teachers share their stories about what makes Uncommon Schools an exciting place to be.
Extended Opportunities in High School
The HS 2.0 program gives students the opportunity to discover new passions and learn from industry experts outside the traditional classroom.
“I realized that now I can do anything. The world is going to need me.”
Alumnus Brandon Burke and school leaders speak about the love and support Uncommon students receive on their path to achieve their dreams.