Continuous Improvement

Continuous Improvement

Continuous Improvement System

Meeting the Promise of Continuous Improvement

By Mark Elgart Ed.D.

The term continuous improvement has been part of the lexicon of school improvement for decades. From state accountability systems and district and school improvement plans to teacher and classroom protocols, continuous improvement practices have been replicated at different levels of scale...

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eProve surveys

Measuring Student Engagement with eProve surveys

By Matt Dawson, Ph.D. and Mike McGill, Ph.D.

Research has shown a strong relationship between student engagement and a variety of student success outcomes (e.g., Fredricks et al.,2004; Parsons et al., 2013). For example, Finn and Rock (1997) found that low-income minority students who were observed as engaged, were more likely to be...

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Case Study: Fleming County Schools

By AdvancED

About Fleming County Public Schools

Fleming County Public Schools, located in an agricultural area on the edge of the Appalachian foothills of Kentucky, is a small school system serving approximately 2,300 students across four elementary schools, one middle school, and one high school...

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Suggested Reading

This Is the Summer of Race and Equity in Education

by Anna Baldwin, Education Post.

This 2014 Montana State Teacher of the Year writes about her experience as a white...

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Designing State Accountability Systems for Continuous School Improvement: A Call to Action

By Mark Elgart, Ed.D

Over the past 60 years, we as a nation have sought to improve our education system and focus on equity, excellence, school choice, and standards and accountability.[1] Each wave of reform has been led by different...

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