In this post, Judy Halbert and Linda Kaser explain how an inquiry process that begins with listening to students can lead to powerful learning experiences.
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October 12, 2017
In this post, Tyler Thigpen offers a typology of different approaches to redesigning schools.
February 06, 2017
A new study finds that school stratification and segregation has an effect on how students attribute their success and failure, and ultimately their performance.
January 10, 2017
Managing information and acting on information are two distinct strands of work that must interlock. An initiative by New Visions for Public Schools and a partner high school shows how that can be done.
July 27, 2016
A carefully designed effort to improve attendance rates at a New York City high school paid off, offering lessons for improvement at other schools.
May 09, 2016
Through relentless, disciplined practice, a New York City principal transformed a school's attendance system and achieved extraordinary results.
March 02, 2016
The executive director of Envision Learning Partners outlines the structural and functional shifts in schools necessary for deeper learning to thrive.
February 25, 2016
A New York City school has developed a systematic way of identifying and tracking interventions designed to raise the school's graduation rate to 94 percent.
February 23, 2016
A New York City high school shows how a systemic approach toward reducing absenteeism can help improve the school's graduation rate.