Winston Innovation Lab

is Winston Prep


Winston Innovation Lab Research Connects Our Campuses and Families
The Innovation Lab is an integral part of Winston Prep. The ideas and innovations that emanate from this work that includes everyone’s input from teachers, staff, strategic partners, parents to students, comes alive and takes shape at every campus, every classroom and at every Focus Program space.

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  • Elizabeth Mendelsohn, Director of the Winston Innovation Lab

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Winston Innovation Lab


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  • Fostering Wellness Among Middle and High School Students

    Fostering Wellness for Middle and High School Students project was formed in 2015 in a joint collaboration with Winston Prep, the National Association for Independent Schools (NAIS), and the National School Climate Center (NSCC).
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  • Qualities of a Sustainable and Independent Learner (QSIL)

    Winston Prep had been using its Quality of Sustainable and Independent Learner (QSIL) scale to assess the socio-emotional progress of students for over a decade, but formalized this project in 2012.
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  • Lives Over Time

    This study began in 2013, and explores the experiences of individuals with learning disabilities over the period after they graduated high school in order to understand what helps them to be successful.
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  • Winston Teacher Excellence and Leadership Development Program

    Since 2013, Winston Preparatory School Teacher Excellence and Leadership Development Programs have aimed at developing, identifying, celebrating and rewarding Winston Prep’s most expert teachers.
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  • Winston 101

    Having a faculty of expert learning specialists who deeply understand our students is an integral component of how we successfully fulfill our mission. Winston Innovation Lab’s Winston 101 professional learning program is designed to support campus leaders in preparing first-year Winston teachers to do just that. 
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  • Faculty Learning Library Portal

    Encouraging a collaborative learning culture connecting all WPS campuses is a priority. 
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Science of Learning Blog
Translating research to practice is important both in and outside of the classroom. Our Science of Learning Blog aims to provide understanding of learning and learning disorders while sharing what families can do to support their children at home.
Winston Preparatory School is a leading school for students with learning disabilities, including dyslexia, executive functioning difficulties (ADHD), and non-verbal learning disorders (NVLD).

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