Best of 2021: Charter School Innovation at Work

By January 5, 2022 News

If you’re looking for examples of innovation, check out what Dr. Kendrah Underwood is doing for public charter school students. ReimaginEd showcases her work as a charter school leader in a recent article, among reimaginEd’s “Best of 2021” content. You can find the article here.

Dr. Underwood is the founding principal of IDEA Victory College Prep in Tampa, Florida. A Teach for America alum, she brings innovation and excitement to her work.

A 2019 video she created with her students–titled “What would you do for the grade?”–garnered more than 5 million views in its first week. Over 6 million viewers have watched it now. She filmed the video when she was teaching at Butler College Prep, a public charter school in Chicago.

Take a look. You’ll understand why so many have enjoyed watching this charter leader bring joy and innovation to the classroom.