10/21/2011

The Strategic Actions and Innovations for Learning -- or SAIL -- program at New Jersey's Ridgewood High School aims to challenge students with special needs both academically and professionally. Besides a rigorous academic schedule, the program places students in school- and community-based internships, and fosters their participation in extracurricular activities. "These kids will go to prom. They'll go to dances. They'll do things everyone does," school Principal Jack Lorenz said.

Related Summaries