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ERIC Number: ED567742
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2013-Jan
Pages: 8
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
Rethinking High School Turnarounds
Doyle, Betsy; Iyengar, Nithin
Bridgespan Group
In June 2012, Green Dot Public Schools and The Bridgespan Group convened a small group of education leaders focused on high school turnaround and transformation. This report explores some of what was learned about problems of practice and potential solutions--all toward the ultimate goal of college and career readiness for every student. The content of this article previously appeared as a series of blog entries on Mass Insight Education's blog, "In the Zone." The promising practices presented in this report suggest that delivering a brighter future for students at chronically low-performing high schools is possible. But it means rethinking the approach to high school turnaround in several ways.
Bridgespan Group. 535 Boylston Street 10th Floor, Boston, MA 02116. Tel: 617-572-2833; e-mail: contact@bridgespan.org; Web site: http://www.bridgespan.org
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: High Schools; Secondary Education; Elementary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Bridgespan Group
Identifiers - Location: California (Los Angeles); Tennessee (Memphis)
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Race to the Top