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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!
Drawing from his 26 years of experience, award-winning former principal Tim R. Westerberg explains how any high school can improve by eliminating general and remedial tracks, providing students the support they need to meet college- and career-prep standards, and ending curriculum anarchy with clear instructional goals.