School & District Systems
The Great Schools Partnership is here to help develop the practices, policies, structures, and capacity of schools and districts to realize their vision for equitable learning. Our strategies include:
Developed by the Great Schools Partnership, in collaboration with the New England Secondary School Consortium, this comprehensive, practical, and action-oriented resource for secondary schools is available in its entirety for free to all educators. The tool grew out of a recognition that national borders no longer define the knowledge, skills, and habits of mind that students need for success, and that New England’s high schools may need assistance reviewing learning standards, organizational structures, leadership models, teaching strategies, professional development, and student outcomes in relation to research on high-performing educational systems and research-based practices. Global Best Practices offers schools a practical, step-by-step process they can follow to assess their relative performance in critical areas and shape their school-improvement plans.