A&M San Antonio's Institute for School and Community Partnerships is a model institute partnering with the Texas A&M University at San Antonio and area partners. The Institute's mission is to transform students through innovative practices, research, and policy. The Institute's model includes school system transformation, improving services to children for early intervention, and PK-12 district partnerships that prepare students for college and high-demand careers. The Institute is a hub of excellence for understanding and impacting child and youth development through innovative student-centered approaches, career-ready models student-led research, and high-demand workforce opportunities for all students.