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School Portfolio : A Comprehensive Framework for School Improvement / Edition 2

School Portfolio : A Comprehensive Framework for School Improvement / Edition 2

by Victoria L. Bernhardt


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School Portfolio : A Comprehensive Framework for School Improvement / Edition 2

Missing from most school's change efforts in an ongoing system of evaluation and monitoring. By introducing a school portfolio into your restructuring efforts, you will be able to:
· Collect and present information so it is easy to read and understand to facilitate better decision making by school personnel
· Effectively communicate with the internal and external communities to involve and motivate them
· Guide the simultaneous implementation of multiple improvements
· Assess whether or not the efforts are making a difference

Easy to build and easy to use, a school portfolio is a non-threatening self-assessment tool which exhibits a school's vision, progress, achievements, and goals for improvement. This book shows you how to develop a school portfolio specifically tailored to your school's mission, vision, and plan, reflecting unique challenges and opportunities.

Content includes:
· The Need for a Framework for School Improvement
· Assessing School Improvement
· Information and Analysis
· Student Achievement
· Quality Planning
· Professional Development
· Leadership
· Partnership Development
· Continuous Improvement and Evaluation
· Putting it All Together
· Appendices

Product Details

ISBN-13: 2901883001642
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 01/01/1999
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 270
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction: The Need For A Framework For School Improvement

2. Framework For School Improvement: The School Portfolio
3. Criteria For Assessing School Improvement

4. Information And Analysis

5. Leadership

6. Student Achievement

7. Quality Planning

8. Professional Development

9. Partnership Development

10. Continuous Improvement And Evaluation

11. Building Your School Portfolio

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