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Imagine a school district where 100 percent of the students meet state benchmarks in writing, where discipline actions drop by 15 percent, and where school leaders erase the influence of poverty on achievement. Citing real-world examples like these, Douglas Reeves explains how schools are turning accountability mandates into positive opportunities to improve student learning. Discover principles and practices that transform accountability into comprehensive school improvement:
Included is a sample Accountability System that describes data indicators and tools for developing and implementing your plan.
(ASCD Premium and Select Member book, 2004) 6" x 9", 160 pages.
Also available as an e-book!
Improving classroom discussion begins with transforming the roles of students and teachers. This guide details crucial teaching practices to help students take a leading role in their learning. Filled with tips, strategies, and examples, this guide can show any teacher how to better help students speak and listen to one another in ways that help them make meaning and increase their understanding.