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Document Number: 6829

Breaking Ranks in the Middle: Strategies for Leading Middle Level Reform - This report details nine cornerstone strategies and 30 specific recommendations for improving student achievement. It includes four full-length profiles and a number of vignettes of schools that put the reportís recommendations into action. The nine strategies are concentrated in three key areas: (1) collaborative leadership, professional learning communities and the strategic use of data; (2) personalizing the school environment; and (3) creating rigorous student-centered curriculum, instruction and assessment. The executive summary is available free online. (National Association of Secondary School Principals, 2006)...


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