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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!
This two-book set provides practical insights into the effects of poverty on learning and what strategies teachers can use to better engage students in the face of these difficulties.
The pressure is on. Principals, expected to improve math performance at their schools, often don’t know where to begin—as they may be uncomfortable with math themselves or believe that their schools are already doing all that they can. How can K–12 school leaders recognize and ensure that their school or district is supporting good math instruction? Drawing on their vast experience working with administrators, Small and Duff answer that and other questions and provide practical advice and helpful tools for improving math instruction.