Betheny Gross and Michael DeArmond urge educators to seek out systematic evidence on digital tool effectiveness. This is the seventh installment in our series of "Notes From the Field."
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|Baltimore's School Portfolio Review and Recommendations Baltimore City Public Schools 11/2013||
Baltimore City Public Schools' published the School Portfolio Review and Recommendations for the 2013-2014 school year to highlight the programs offered in Baltimore, as well as recommendations...
|Spring Branch ISD Communications Plan 2013-18 Spring Branch ISD 09/2013||
The Spring Branch ISD Communication Department has developed a plan to guide communication strategies that support the district goal of T-2-4 and maintain community support.
|Academic Resources Guide: 2013-2014 School Year Cleveland Metropolitan School District 08/2013||
This vendor directory, created by CMSD, highlights academic vendors and detailed overviews of their support services. Also included is a list of professional development opportunities for the 2013...
|Internal Accountability System 2013 Spring Branch ISD 08/2013||
This pie chart shows metrics that the district compiles at each grade level to help show progress toward their T-2-4 goal.
|Tennessee ASD New Schools Matching - 2014 August Update Tennessee ASD 08/2013||
Explanation of TNASD's school matching process including timeline, council dates and events, advisory council list, phases of work, and bigger picture
|Teacher Preparation Program Reports NYC Department of Education 08/2013||
The New York City Department of Education (NYCDOE) has created the nation’s first ever district-level Teacher Preparation Program Reports, which analyze the quality, distribution, and retention of...
|Achievement Advisory Council - The Basics Tennessee Achievement School District 05/2013||
This document identifies the responsibilities, mission, selection process, and training of the Advisory Council for the Tennessee ASD. The Advisory Council is a group of Memphis community members...
|NYC's Empowerment School Performance Agreement with Principals NYC Department of Education 04/2013||
This is an empowerment agreement between New York City Department of Education and individual principals. The contract comes into effect in the 2006-2007 school year and carried through the 2009-...
|Spotlight on Choice: Parent Opinions on School Selection in New Orleans Cowen Institute for Public Education Initiatives 01/2013||
The Cowen Institute for Public Education Initiatives conducted a study with Parents who have children in the New Orleans Public School System. The goal was to understand how effective the school...
|Excellent Schools Detroit Scorecard Excellent Schools Detroit 01/2013||
This website helps families in Detroit know what the best school options are in their city and neighborhoods. Families can then apply to enroll their student in their top choices.