Eisma said Safehull Marine recently delivered 21 units of the 40-foot long HSTW
that the Philippine National Police would be deploying to Mindanao this year.
"Most exciting is the level of interest and support from our local communities, which have rallied behind our HSTW
goals," Wrobleski said.
POLYTECH High School in Woodside, Delaware, has gone from being among the worst schools in the High Schools That Work (HSTW
) network to among the best.
This document describes the High Schools That Work (HSTW
This research brief describes the findings of a study to determine which of the High Schools That Work (HSTW
) practices appear to be most effective in raising student achievement.
An article published in Techniques by the Auburn Career Center notes that Auburn has implemented the High Schools That Work (HSTW
) program and also utilizes strategic planning sessions.
Since 1987, more than 1,100 high schools in 35 states have adopted the High Schools That Work (HSTW
) improvement design.
More high schools will adopt a school improvement design similar to High Schools That Work (HSTW
)--a design that advocates a solid academic core blended with high-quality career and technical studies, and that links its academic core and career focus with other key practices that make students successful in high school.
High Schools That Work (HSTW
) sites have used a variety of specific approaches to implement a challenging curriculum, provide a systematic program of sustained guidance, and enable academic and career and technical education (CTE) teachers to work together in planning and delivering integrated instruction.
To accomplish this mission and goal, Auburn implemented the High Schools That Work (HSTW
) program, which focuses on school improvement.
The 2000 "High Schools That Work" (HSTW
) Assessment showed a definite payoff among career-oriented students who used technology.
While progress has been sporadic at best, two national efforts are especially noteworthy: HSTW