Utah Charter School Conversations

Conversation with Tyler Bastian, Principal of Roots Charter High School

April 21, 2022 Utah Association of Public Charter Schools Season 1 Episode 9
Utah Charter School Conversations
Conversation with Tyler Bastian, Principal of Roots Charter High School
Show Notes

Join our conversation with Tyler Bastian, principal of Roots Charter High School in West Valley City. Roots is a farm-based school that provides real-life work experience to make education meaningful and applicable to students. Many of his students had left school previously or weren't interested in graduating. Tyler talks about creating a safe and loving environment to re-engage students to success. He also explains his educational journey and how it shaped the creation of Roots.

The Utah Association of Public Charter Schools (UAPCS) is a non-profit organization that provides advocacy, training, and technical support to promote excellence in education across Utah. Visit www.utahcharters.org for more information.