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The Case for District-based Reform

Leading, Building, and Sustaining School Improvement

by Jonathan A. Supovitz

  • 228 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Harvard Education Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Administration - General,
  • Educational Policy & Reform,
  • Leadership,
  • Education,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Case studies,
  • Duval County,
  • Educational change,
  • Educational innovations,
  • Florida,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages286
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9326062M
    ISBN 101891792288
    ISBN 109781891792281
    OCLC/WorldCa74909688

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The Case for District-Based Reform is a wonderful book. I have been working closely with leading school districts in the last decade and Supovitz captures all the key issues. Great, powerful insights, clearly expressed--Supovitz nails the problem and promise of the role of the district in bringing about meaningful, sustainable by: The Case for District-Based Reform is a wonderful book.

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I have been working closely with leading school districts in the last decade and Supovitz captures all the key issues. Great, powerful insights, clearly expressed Supovitz nails the problem and promise of the role of the district in bringing about meaningful, sustainable : This book of insightful case studies fills a void long felt by educational administrators in search of practical, real-world training tools.

It will serve as a catalyst for the tough conversations district leaders need to have about achieving high-quality outcomes for all students.

Supovitz, J. A., () The Case for District-Based Reform: Leading, Building, and Sustaining School Improvement. Harvard Education Press Some Recent Research on Instruction and Engagement Authentic Pedagogy • Higher levels of student performance when instruction focused on ¾Active learning ¾In real-world contexts.

His book The Case for District-Based Reform: Leading, Building, and Sustaining School Improvement was published last year by Harvard Education Press. Vol. 27. Even a less contentious districtwide reform set of strategies, well designed and pursued over a five-year period in Duval County, Fla., did not accomplish much widespread reform, according to Jon Supovitz in his soon-to-be-published book, The Case for District-Based Reform.

School Turnarounds: The Essential Role of Districts by These cases—and the book as a whole—bring district-based initiatives and options into the larger discussion of the turnaround movement and its potential for improving chronically low-performing schools.

must read for anyone in education reform. The book provides a ray of Author: Heather Zavadsky. ASCD Customer Service. Phone Monday through Friday a.m p.m. ASCD () Address North Beauregard St. Alexandria, VA Writing in his recent book "The Case for District-Based Reform," Dr.

Supovitz looks at the case of Duval County, Florida, to shed light on the role of the school district in enacting large-scale reform.

Based on case studies conducted in fourteen high-poverty, urban schools, the book examines why some schools failed to make progress, while others achieved remarkable results.

It explores the challenges that administrators and teachers faced. Realization: The Change Imperative for Deepening District-Wide Reform is one of those books that gives me great encouragement that large-scale reform is indeed possible.

Lyn Sharratt and Michael Fullan show how ordinary people, using what we know and applying it with insight and persistence, can accomplish great things. New K book releases in policy, reform, and leadership.

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At the heart of the book are case studies of districts that have developed system-wide policies and programs for instituting turnaround reforms in.the district. These two initiatives are rooted in an evolution of education reform in Detroit and across the nation.

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