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Promising Practice from Bull Run Middle School, VA

By |April 2nd, 2015|Blog, Schools to Watch News|Comments Off on Promising Practice from Bull Run Middle School, VA

Promising Practice Article

With Middle-Level Education Month coming to a close we wanted to start sharing our Schools to Watch® Schools Promising Practice Articles. We are starting off with Vista Verde Middle School in Moreno Valley, CA. They are a 2014 Schools to Watch® Redesignation I and Esperanza Arce, Principal accepted the award at the 2014 STW Conference. [...]

By |March 30th, 2015|Blog, Schools to Watch News|Comments Off on Promising Practice Article

National Forum Webinar March 24, 2015

We wanted to share with you the National Forum webinar from today.

By |March 24th, 2015|Blog, Home page, i3 News, National Forum News, Schools to Watch News|Comments Off on National Forum Webinar March 24, 2015

Sen. Whitehouse Introduces Two Education Bills

Senator Intends to Champion These Proposals in the Elementary and Secondary Education Act Reauthorization Process Washington, DC – For the last several weeks the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee has been working towards reauthorizing the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) – also known as the No Child Left Behind law. Today, [...]

By |March 9th, 2015|Blog, Home page, National Forum News, Schools to Watch News|Comments Off on Sen. Whitehouse Introduces Two Education Bills

Virginia Schools to Watch® Video

Barbara Nichols from Loudoun County Schools and her folks made this video to share with their school board. They were kind enough to give us permission to share it with you! https://vimeo.com/120589182

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The Encyclopedia of Middle Grades Education

Publication Announcement The Encyclopedia of Middle Grades Education (2nd ed.) Greetings: We invite you to submit an entry for the second edition of The Encyclopedia of Middle Grades Education, with a tentative publication date of fall 2015 by Information Age Publishing. The Encyclopedia is designed to be a comprehensive overview of the field. It will [...]

By |February 17th, 2015|Blog, Home page, National Forum News, Schools to Watch News|Comments Off on The Encyclopedia of Middle Grades Education

Glickman-Rogers Receives 2014 Distinguished Educator Award

Here is an article written by one of our STW Schools that was published in a PA Administrative Journal. This is a great article about the STW process and what it has done for this school. CLICK HERE to read more.

By |December 21st, 2014|Schools to Watch News|Comments Off on Glickman-Rogers Receives 2014 Distinguished Educator Award

Common-Sense Strategies to Reduce Chronic Absenteeism

The Alliance for Excellent Education, Attendance Works, and the Data Quality Campaign Invite You to Attend a Webex Toward Smarter State School Attendance Policies: Common-Sense Strategies to Reduce Chronic Absenteeism Monday, September 16, 2013 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. (EDT) Panelists Hedy Chang, Director, Attendance Works Karen Crompton, President, Voices for Utah Children Fred Jones, [...]

By |December 21st, 2014|Schools to Watch News|Comments Off on Common-Sense Strategies to Reduce Chronic Absenteeism

Seneca Valley Middle School, PA STEM Fems Program

Seneca Valley Middle School, PA STEM Fems Program Read more: CLICK HERE

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Grad Nation Community Guidebook Released — Now Online!

This year's Building a Grad Nation Report highlighted the impressive progress the country has made in preparing all children for success. The updated Grad Nation Community Guidebook -- now available online -- shows us how to accelerate change. The Community Guidebook builds on the success of the original Guidebook, which has been the most widely [...]

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