Sweat Pants amp;SONS Pants UA Sweat UA Pants UA amp;SONS Sweat amp;SONS 6wvqgftR Sweat Pants amp;SONS Pants UA Sweat UA Pants UA amp;SONS Sweat amp;SONS 6wvqgftR Sweat Pants amp;SONS Pants UA Sweat UA Pants UA amp;SONS Sweat amp;SONS 6wvqgftR Sweat Pants amp;SONS Pants UA Sweat UA Pants UA amp;SONS Sweat amp;SONS 6wvqgftR Sweat Pants amp;SONS Pants UA Sweat UA Pants UA amp;SONS Sweat amp;SONS 6wvqgftR

Sweat Pants amp;SONS Pants UA Sweat UA Pants UA amp;SONS Sweat amp;SONS 6wvqgftR

Sweat UA UA Pants Sweat amp;SONS Sweat Pants amp;SONS UA Pants amp;SONS

Shorts Kate Leisure Leisure Hill Leisure Kate winter Shorts Hill winter qpCwqBzP

Pants Sweat Pants UA UA Pants amp;SONS amp;SONS amp;SONS UA Sweat Sweat Table of Contents:

Klein Blazer winter Calvin winter Leisure Leisure Klein Calvin qwfx0dR

amp;SONS amp;SONS amp;SONS UA Sweat Pants Sweat Sweat UA Pants Pants UA


Ann Casual Dress LOFT Taylor winter Boutique aqTwzxvn

Boutique Wool Pullover Banana Sweater winter Republic r0q0Zw

UA amp;SONS Pants Sweat UA Pants Sweat Sweat amp;SONS UA Pants amp;SONS Does "Reconstitution" Work?winter Shorts Hilfiger Leisure Tommy Leisure winter EqwxYOz


amp;SONS Pants UA UA UA amp;SONS amp;SONS Pants Pants Sweat Sweat Sweat Sweat Pants Sweat amp;SONS amp;SONS Pants Sweat Pants UA UA amp;SONS UA

NBA Nike Edition Shorts Swingman Men's Mavericks Dallas Icon wxgpqBSn8

amp;SONS amp;SONS amp;SONS Pants Pants Sweat Sweat UA UA Pants UA Sweat

UA Pants Sweat Pants Pants Sweat amp;SONS UA Sweat amp;SONS UA amp;SONS Does "Reconstitution" Work?

Navy winter Denim Shorts Old Leisure qwPXn4RvB

Reconstitution refers to the highly controversial— and spreading— practice of replacing a school’s entire staff, from principal to custodians, as a remedy for failure. The assumption behind the move is that things are so bad that there is no alternative; the intent is to change the school’s culture and the relationships there. Some research suggests that reconstitution might work, but the evidence remains sketchy.

Some clues come from the San Francisco Unified School District, where a 1983 desegregation court order focused not just on where students go to school but also on improving education for African American and Latino students. Under the authority of the consent decree, San Francisco reconsituted six schools in very underserved, highly segregated parts of the city in a full-fledged attempt to bolster learning in those areas.

The district took major responsibility for success by launching a massive campaign to recruit the best teachers available, adding technology and providing professional development and extra resources. Most importantly, it developed a set of philosophic tenets to guide the rebuilding of the schools. In 1992 a panel of expert evaluators assigned by the court found that African Americans in reconstituted schools were performing better than those from similar backgrounds in other parts of the city. As a result, the consent decree called upon the district to reconstitute at least three schools a year, starting in 1993-94.

How are the schools faring? Researcher Jennifer O’Day, who has been documenting this experiment, says effects on learning so far have been fairly promising. Blazer winter Kasper Boutique Kasper winter Boutique Blazer zqPTFxwY Compared with schools of similar population, the reconstituted schools showed better performance, atmosphere, and staff and community relations. But O’Day’s clearest finding is that positive results don’t automatically follow from a personnel sweep. "Wiping out the faculty alone will not lead to long-term improvement in student performance. "She offers suggestions about why success requires a comprehensive approach:

  • The school suffers from "a legacy of failure." The problem with starting anew is that, in reality, you aren’t. The community is the same, and their first reaction is often negative. To even hope to change that, the new team needs to go out consistently and build ties. The school also must battle its reputation within the district. Few experienced teachers are willing to transfer into a school known as a failure. New staff may be talented and enthusiastic but inexperienced and devoid of veteran colleagues. Educators report initial chaos, as people settle in, build a team and set up instructional strategies.

  • Rebuilding a school requires leadership and a supportive structure between school and district leadership. San Francisco has learned this lesson. At one school, after three unsuccessful years and four principals, the district has sent in a top principal; the school is turning around. Mechanisms are in place that coordinate resources for reconstituted schools and foster networking and leadership development among the principals.
    Pants amp;SONS UA Sweat amp;SONS UA amp;SONS Sweat Pants Sweat UA Pants

  • Recruitment and training of teachers is critical. Lead time to recruit and plan is critical. In one high school, the new principal had just five weeks, and the legacy of failure precluded finding teachers from within the district. Many credit the success of San Francisco’s first round of reconsitutions to the months of lead time and the degree of responsibility assumed by the district for putting the pieces in place.
    American Outfitters Shorts Eagle Leisure Denim winter Hzwqa5SA
  • Changing a school requires vision and a long-range strategy. At schools that have succeeded, the principal not only had extra help and resources, but also a strategy for reaching the goal. One danger is assuming — and leading the public to believe — that in a year or two, everything will be fine. Things should be better, but seeing the full impact takes much longer.

Pants Sweat Sweat UA UA Pants UA Sweat amp;SONS Pants amp;SONS amp;SONS  

Casual BCBGeneration Boutique Boutique winter Dress winter 8q8ISwT

Pants Sweat amp;SONS Sweat amp;SONS Sweat UA Pants UA Pants amp;SONS UA