In the September 2018 issue of Principal Leadership magazine, Christina Casillas explains how she uses Abl’s master scheduling solution to address equity and access at Roosevelt International Middle School (RIMS) in San Diego, CA. With nearly 70% of her students qualifying for free-reduced lunch, Principal Casillas is working hard to reduce “shadow tracking” so every student at RIMS has access to rigorous, high-quality instruction and gets the individualized support they need to succeed.

During the 2017-18 school year, Principal Casillas and her team worked with Abl’s online scheduling platform and expert coaches to maximize student choice without sacrificing diversity, ensuring that “each classroom remains diverse enough so that students can learn from each other, and with each other.”

As your school starts to move toward student-centered scheduling, Principal Casillas offers these practical tips:

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