Great Schools Partnership

League of Innovative Schools Conference

Join the Great Schools Partnership and other members of the League of Innovative Schools (LIS) in Norwood, Massachusetts, on October 28, 2019, for a powerful and engaging day of customized learning. Focus on policy, practice, or community engagement—or choose to attend sessions in all three categories. 

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81 New England Institutions of Higher Education State that Proficiency-Based Diplomas Do Not Disadvantage Applicants
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School Redesign in Action

is the New England Secondary School Consortium’s eleventh annual conference for educators and stakeholders from across the country to share success stories, exchange best practices, and continue to build momentum for innovations that will prepare all students for success in the colleges, careers, and communities of the 21st century. Please click below to find out more information.

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Rhode Island Proficiency Design Series

Calling all Rhode Island educators! Join us for a series of collaborative and site-specific events to design interdisciplinary assessment tasks aligned to Rhode Island’s graduation proficiencies, performance indicators, and scoring criteria.

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The Glossary of Education Reform

Created by the Great Schools Partnership, the Glossary of Education Reform is a comprehensive online resource that describes widely used school-improvement terms, concepts, and strategies for journalists, parents, and community members.

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Proficiency-Based Learning Framework

Developed by the Great Schools Partnership, our Framework for Proficiency-Based Learning helps schools develop efficient and effective standards-based systems that will prepare all students for success in the colleges, careers and communities of the 21st century.

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