ERIC Number: ED481057
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2004
From Rigorous Standards to Student Achievement: A Practical Process.
Rettig, Michael D.; McCullough, Laura L.; Santos, Karen E.; Watson, Charles R.
This book demonstrates four strategies to help administrators and teachers implement high standards: pacing guides, staffing meetings, formative assessments, and instructional interventions. The chapters are: (1) Introduction and Overview; (2) Creating Pacing Guides: The Curriculum Component; (3) Creating Pacing Guides: The Assessment Component; (4) Using Staffing Meetings To Monitor and Adjust Instruction; (5) Creating Pacing Guides: The Instructional Phase; and (6) Leading the Process at the School and District Levels. Five appendixes contain pacing guide timetables and sample pacing guides. (Contains 22 figures and 19 references.) (SLD)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Educational Change, Elementary Secondary Education, Program Implementation, Standards
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Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners; Teachers
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