Interschool Collaboration


Learning Partners

Schools work in groups to develop specific areas of practice. Through adult learning among schools, educators see that the "answer is in the room."

Middle School Quality Initiative (MSQI)

A focused effort to partner with schools in using research-based adolescent literacy practice.

Showcase Schools

Schools open their doors to educators from throughout the City.

District-Charter Collaborative

Bringing district and charter schools together to improve school practice.

The Office of Interschool Collaborative Learning builds the capacity of school communities within a focus area by providing structured, supportive opportunities for collaboration between schools, tailored coaching, leadership development, resource sharing, and constructive feedback. These opportunities are administered through OICL’s four innovative programs:

The Office of Interschool Collaborative Learning creates conditions in schools where innovation and critical thinking can thrive in order to develop these capacities in students.