10 Strategies For Doubling Student Performance Hardcover

USD 91.78


This companion book to Doubling Student Performance by Allan R. Odden and Sarah J. Archibald brings to life ten strategies for achieving significant, measurable gains in student performance. School and district leaders can use the examples, stories and resources in this book to create a research-based school improvement plan. To guide educational leaders in their improvement work, the book:Focuses on issues over which schools and districts have control, such as setting ambitious goals, changing the curriculum, using data to make decisions and using time effectively and efficiently.Offers detailed case studies from real schools that provide clear steps and specific tools for putting the strategies into action.Provides an entire chapter devoted to recruiting and developing top talent, especially for high-needs schools.10 Strategies for Doubling Student Performance helps educators drive substantial gains in student achievement and effectively use resources to invest in what works in education reform.FeaturesEdited - Allan R. Odden.Author Affiliation - University of Wisconsinâ€"Madison.Binding - Hardcover.Pages - 192.Publication Date - 07-Oct-09.Primary Subject Code - Leadership - CA7.Copyright Year - 2009.Item Weight - 20 oz.About the AuthorAllan Odden is Professor Emeritus of Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis at the University of Wisconsin-Madison; he also is Co-Director of the Strategic Management of Human Capital (SMHC) in public education and Co-Director of the Consortium for Policy Research in Education (CPRE).