Spotlight on Success

  • Great things are happening around Eden Prairie Schools! Throughout the year, Superintendent Dr. Josh Swanson will give you a sneak peek into our schools to show you some incredible examples of student learning.

  • Spotlight on Capstone Projects

    Watch to see how student engagement is thriving through Capstone Projects at Eden Prairie High School. 

  • Spotlight on AVID

    Superintendent Swanson visited staff and students at Oak Point Elementary School who are utilizing a program called AVID. Watch this video to see how this program provides students with the habits of mind to be successful learners. 

  • Mindful Movement Engages Students

    Superintendent Dr. Josh Swanson was recently at Forest Hills Elementary School visiting staff and students to see how social and emotional learning is taking place. Watch this video to see how these skills build confidence, self-image and concentration to help students thrive as learners.

  • Interactive Learning with Aquaponics and Tower Gardens

    Superintendent Dr. Josh Swanson was recently at Prairie View Elementary School visiting staff and students to see how personalized learning is taking shape through the use of tower gardens and aquaponics. Watch this video to see how students deepen their learning experiences through real-world opportunities.

  • Flexible Learning Spaces Support Active Learning

    Superintendent Dr. Josh Swanson was recently at Eden Lake Elementary School visiting staff and students who are utilizing flexible learning spaces to help each student succeed. (Thank you to FEPS for supporting the featured Sphero coding devices!) Watch the video to see these student-centered learning experiences in action.

  • Spotlight on the 4Cs

    Superintendent Swanson visits Central Middle School to show us how the 4Cs are incorporated into learning at our schools. The 4Cs stand for communication, collaboration, critical thinking and creativity. These skills help provide students with authentic experiences that mirror the real world and better prepare them for their future.

  • Spotlight on Personalized Learning

    Superintendent Josh Swanson's video series is showing us some of the many incredible examples of student learning in our district. He is at Eagle Heights Spanish Immersion to talk about personalized learning, and to describe what it is and how we as a district are implementing it at all of our schools. Take a look!

  • Preschool Programs

    The following video highlights our outstanding preschool programs, including the new preschool program at Cedar Ridge Elementary School.

  • Role of the Superintendent

    View this fun, short video to learn a little bit more about Superintendent Dr. Josh Swanson's role in this district through the eyes of our students.