Forbes: Uncommon U-Turn Should Help Consign No Excuses Schools To History

  • August 24, 2020

According to Forbes, Uncommon’s changes in some of its practices “should help consign the ‘no-excuses’ culture to history.”

In a letter to the community, Uncommon Schools announced changes to some practices around behavior management, including stopping the use of SLANT. These changes are part of a larger move towards focusing on student learning and engagement rather than behaviors like posture and eye contact.

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