Partners’ Support Helps Bring About Strong Learning Gains in West Contra Costa, CA The Kennedy family of schools’ long tenure as the lowest-performing feeder pattern in West Contra Costa Unified School District appears to be ending as recently released test score data shows that academic achievement in most Kennedy family schools appears to be improving.
Partners is published in The Learning Professional Partners’ own Emily Becker has been published in the October issue of The Learning Professional, which is Learning Forward’s flagship publication. Emily’s piece, “Keep the Focus on Instructional Leadership,” taps into her 20+ years of experience as a teacher, principal, and Transformation Network Partner
Partners is Published in Leadership Our Director of Program Implementation & Success for California, Cynthia Ho, has published an article in the May/June 2019 issue of Leadership, the magazine of the Association of California School Administrators. The article, "Leading Authentically as a Woman of Color," is both personal and practical. Cynthia
Implementing Best Practices in a Professional Learning Network In partnership with the School District of Philadelphia and with support from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Partners in School Innovation began supporting a network of ten Philadelphia schools focused on improving math instruction in the fall of 2018. Partners has brought
Partners is named as a grantee for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s Networks for School Improvement (NSI) initiative
Partners is named as a grantee for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s Networks for School Improvement (NSI) initiative In the fall of 2018, Partners began supporting a network of ten Philadelphia schools focused on improving math instruction. The work was funded by a $500,000, fifteen-month grant from the Bill &
Partners launches new service model — the Transformation Network — in West Contra Costa USD (Richmond, CA)
Partners launches new service model -- the Transformation Network -- in West Contra Costa USD (Richmond, CA) Beginning in 2016, Partners undertook a reflective design process aimed at developing a sustainable, scalable strategy to eliminate the achievement gap in the United States. As a result of that process, we launched a
Partners Named 2017 Gratitude Network Awardee Each year, The Gratitude Network honors a small cohort of social enterprises with The Gratitude Awards. The Award recognizes “outstanding leadership, potential for scale and innovation in solving humanity’s greatest problems.” Each Awardee participates in a year-long program of support from coaches, mentors, and peers.
Partners begins working as an approved provider for School Improvement Grants in Nevada, implementing a new model — the Problem of Practice network
Partners begins working as an approved provider for School Improvement Grants in Nevada, implementing a new model -- the Problem of Practice network In January 2017, Partners was named an approved provider for School Improvement Grants in Nevada, leading to new partnerships with Clark County School District (Las Vegas) and Washoe