Summit Learning gives students the opportunity to reach their full potential and teachers the tools they need to meet the needs and interests of each student.
Essential and transferable lifelong skills
Understanding and application of complex, challenging facts and concepts
Mindsets and behaviors that support academic achievement and well-being
The Science of Summit
Summit Public Schools is very proud to announce the release of The Science of Summit, a groundbreaking white paper 15 years in the making. The Science of Summit is our effort to share what we believe about young people, about the promise of public education, and about principles for school design rooted in the science of learning.
The Program - Free for Schools
The Summit Learning Program gives schools the tools and resources to implement and tailor Summit Learning for their community.
In-person and on-demand professional development for Summit Learning educators
Ongoing support from the Summit Learning team, a dedicated mentor, and a nationwide community of Summit Learning educators
Curricula and Assessments
Standards-aligned, customizable projects and content for grades 5–12, made by teachers, for teachers
Summit Learning Platform
A free online tool that supports a personalized approach to teaching and learning for students, teachers, and families
The Summit Learning Platform is a free online tool that helps students track progress towards their short and long-term goals, learn content at their own pace and reflect on their learning with mentors. It allows teachers to customize instruction to meet their students' individual needs and interests and supports stronger relationships between teachers and students. The platform is available for free to schools through the Summit Learning Program.
"It is going to be challenging, but already I can see how much our students appreciate being the directors of their own education and having choices, challenges and personalized support every day."
Teacher Urban Promise Academy Oakland, California
A diverse community of schools around the country are bringing personalized learning to their students.
Schools Participating in the Summit Learning Program
More than 330 schools across the country are part of the Summit Learning community.
Who We Are
Summit Public Schools is a leading charter management and school partnership organization operating 11 Summit schools in California and Washington States, and supporting more than 330 schools across 40 states. Founded in 2003, Summit launched its first school with the belief that all students should be equipped with the skills and habits to lead the lives they want.