All Projects - Adam L. Holland

  • 01/01/2010 - 06/30/2019
  • FirstSchool is a Pre-K through third grade initiative led by FPG and the UNC-CH School of Education to promote public school efforts to improve the early school experiences of African American, Latino, and low-income children and their families. FirstSchool is a systems-based change process designed to move schools and communities toward a seamless approach for children ages 3 to 8.
    01/01/2010 - 12/31/2013
  • 04/01/2016 - 12/31/2016
  • 10/30/2017 - 03/31/2019
    06/12/2015 - 11/30/2016
  • The focus of this project is to provide educators in struggling schools with lenses through which to view the experiences of their students and make informed decisions about how to improve their school experiences. In order to sustain this practice, the work will build the capacity of school leaders and the Department of Public Instruction to lead this process.
    08/22/2012 - 12/31/2016
  • The overall goal of this project is to improve services, program management, and child outcomes for preschool children in the Exceptional Children Program in all Local Education Agencies across North Carolina through the development of a statewide system of professional development and support. Activities provide support for local coordinators and staff who serve preschool exceptional children through training, technical assistance, follow up, networking, and opportunities for collaboration.
    11/08/2013 - 10/31/2019
    07/01/2012 - 11/30/2013
  • FPG will collect data using our Snapshot tablet application during one day-long observation in fifty of the Winston-Salem Forsyth County School District’s pre-kindergarten and kindergarten classrooms. FPG will provide staff development for school and district personnel on the use of Snapshot data and other data for school improvement.
    08/01/2013 - 07/31/2014
    12/01/2012 - 06/30/2013
  • 07/01/2014 - 06/30/2015
    07/01/2013 - 06/30/2014
    08/01/2012 - 06/30/2013
  • Through the Vermont FirstSchool Partnership, FirstSchool staff at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will help educators in Vermont make substantial gains in understanding and implementing the content and process of the FirstSchool approach to transforming PreK-3rd grade.
    11/01/2014 - 06/30/2015
    07/01/2015 - 06/30/2017