Alan Blankstein

Alan Blankstein Solution Tree, Equity, student achievement Alan Blankstein Solution Tree, Equity, student achievement

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Excellence Through Equity: Five Principles of Courageous Leadership to Guide Achievement for Every Student
While the movement for standards and accountability has largely succeeded in bringing greater attention to disparities in student achievement, surprisingly little attention has been given to what it takes to create conditions in schools that will make achievement for all students more likely....
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Failure Is Not an Option: 6 Principles That Advance Student Achievement in Highly Effective Schools
This presentation focuses on how to build leadership communities within and between schools and districts, how to create schools where failure is not an option, and what it takes to turn schools around and continually improve schools and entire districts that are already good. Content is based on...
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The Answer is in the Room Where Failure is Not an Option®: A Foundation for Creating a High-Performing School Culture
Presentation on how to build leadership communities within and between schools and districts, how to create schools where failure is not an option, and what it takes to turn schools around and continually improve schools that are already good. The session is for everyone and is an engaging,...
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How Quality Changed the Course of US Education, How We’ve Lost Direction & What’s Next
The “quality movement” in U.S. education began in the late 1980’s and soon became what is now commonly called Professional Learning Communities. Award-winning author and Founder of both Solution Tree and the HOPE Foundation, Alan Blankstein has the inside story on the rise of this movement, where...
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