ERIC Number: ED431783
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
The School Portfolio: A Comprehensive Framework for School Improvement. Second Edition.
Bernhardt, Victoria L.
Eye on Education
This book explains how California schools, working with the "Education for the Future" initiative, have integrated technology and data-based decision making into their school improvement efforts. The book is a guide to improving school performance by constructing a school portfolio. The chapters are: (1) "Introduction: The Need for a Framework for School Improvement"; (2) "A Framework for School Improvement: The School Portfolio"; (3) "Criteria for Assessing School Improvement"; (4) "Information and Analysis"; (5) "Student Achievement"; (6) "Quality Planning"; (7) "Professional Development"; (8) "Leadership"; (9) "Partnership Development"; (10) "Continuous Improvement and Evaluation"; and (11) "Putting It All Together." Four appendixes contain improvement continuums, sample staff-developed rubrics; an outline of the continuous improvement process, and sample questionnaires. (Contains 15 tables, 53 figures, and 97 references.) (SLD)
Descriptors: Computer Uses in Education, Criteria, Educational Improvement, Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education, Integrated Activities, Models, Partnerships in Education, Portfolio Assessment, Professional Development
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Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: California