contact staff ecs twitter facebook

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)...

Related Issues

Middle School

Home  |  About ECS  |  Education Issues A-Z  | Research Studies  |  Reports & Databases  |  State Legislation  |  State Profiles  |  Projects & Institutes  |  Newsroom  |  Website User's Guide
700 Broadway, #810 Denver, CO 80203-3442
Phone: 303.299.3600 | Fax: 303.296.8332
©2015 Education Commission of the States |
Read our privacy policy