25 June 2018

Joplin High School featured on The 74 Million

After the Tornado, an Innovation in School Design: How Joplin’s Rebuilt High School Is Protecting Students From Mother Nature — and Peer Conflict

A tornado ripping through Joplin, Missouri, in 2011 brought immediate tragedy and destruction.

But it also birthed a fresh start for the community’s students, an opportunity for a newly designed high school to improve the way kids feel at school, interact with peers, and handle tense situations.


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