In the first year of implementation, the BARR model has provided the 9th grade teachers at Breathitt a chance to actually sit down, communicate, and problem-solve as a team.
BARR Coordinator: Tara Beth Hall
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BARR School Since2017
Every student is discussed every week. We have students here who tell us everyone knows about them! Kids will say, ‘Why is the science teacher asking them about their English paper?’ So the students know and recognize very quickly that it’s all-in for all kids.
Register for the 2019 BARR National Conference!
Register for the 2019 BARR National Conference today! Join us in Minneapolis, MN, on April 11-12, 2019, as we celebrate BARR’s 20th anniversary. We’re excited to join hundreds of educators from across the country, as we share our experiences, support one another and leverage our strengths as a network. Former…Read More
The BARR Story: Celebrating 20 Years of the Model
In 1998, Angela Jerabek, a ninth-grade counselor frustrated by the stubbornly high failure rates of her students, knew something had to change.Read More
The Press-Enterprise: Hemet High helps freshmen succeed
A study found that Hemet High freshmen in the program earned significantly more credits, had higher grade-point averages and did better on math and reading tests than their ninth-grade peers not in the program.Read More
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