Blueprint for School System Transformation: A Vision for Comprehensive Reform in Milwaukee and Beyond

Blueprint for School System Transformation: A Vision for Comprehensive Reform in Milwaukee and Beyond

by Frederick Hess author of Letters to a Young Education Reformer; director of education policy studies at the Am, Carolyn Sattin-Bajaj

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ISBN-13: 9781475804683
Publisher: R&L Education
Publication date: 09/12/2013
Series: New Frontiers in Education Series
Pages: 164
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Frederick M. Hess is an educator, political scientist, and author who serves as director of education policy studies at the American Enterprise Institute. His books include Cage-Busting Leadership, Education Unbound, and Spinning Wheels, and he writes the popular Education Week blog “Rick Hess Straight Up.” A former high school teacher, Hess currently teaches at Rice University and the University of Pennsylvania and serves as executive editor for the influential education journal Education Next.

Carolyn Sattin-Bajaj is assistant professor of education policy and research and co-director of the Center for College Readiness at Seton Hall University. Her research on school choice, immigrant students, and educational equity has appeared in a variety of academic journals and popular media outlets, and a book based on her most recent study of high school choice in New York City will be published in Spring 2014.

Table of Contents

Introduction
Frederick M. Hess, Carolyn Sattin-Bajaj, and Taryn Hochleitner

Chapter 1. New Schools and Innovative Delivery
Michael B. Horn and Meg Evans

Chapter 2. Quality Control in a Local Marketplace
Michael J. Petrilli

Chapter 3. The Recovery School District Model
Neerav Kingsland

Chapter 4. Practice Makes Perfect: Thinking Smarter About Professional Development
Doug Lemov

Chapter 5. Building a Better Pipeline: Thinking Smarter About Talent Management
Ranjit Nair

Chapter 6. The Power is in the Purse Strings: Thinking Smarter About Resource Allocation
Jonathan Travers, Genevieve Green and Karen Hawley Miles

Chapter 7. Harnessing Data and Analytics 2.0
Jon Fullerton

Chapter 8. Leading Systemic Reform
Heather Zavadsky

Conclusion: Putting the Pieces Together
Frederick M. Hess, Carolyn Sattin-Bajaj, and Taryn Hochleitner

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