In today’s episode, we spoke with Doug Killin, the head of school at Compass High School. Compass High School is a college preparatory program designed for students with Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyscalculia, ADHD, 2E, and Anxiety. Their mission is to provide a supportive, individualized education for talented students with learning differences. Their innovative, multisensory teaching approach helps students learn at their own pace, while nurturing creativity. By utilizing evidence-based curriculum and techniques, they have helped their students develop learning strategies, social competence, and self-advocacy skills intended to provide the knowledge and confidence they need to succeed.
Learn more about their unique program and the ways in which they guide, strengthen and inspire their students in this episode.
Compass High School’s website: https://compasshigh.org/
EALA's website: www.educatingalllearners.org