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Scaling Up Research at AERA 2017

After almost seven years of working with our partner districts, we have a lot of things to share on what we’ve learned about scaling up effective practices. Here is a complete schedule for presentations at AERA 2017. See you in San Antonio! Thursday, April 27, 2017: 2:15 p.m. -3:45 p.m. – Poster Session – Convention...... KEEP READING

Posted on Friday, April 14th, 2017 in News | Comments Off on Scaling Up Research at AERA 2017


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Upcoming: Teacher Leadership conference, AEFP, and Carnegie Summit

Researchers and practitioners from the National Center on Scaling Up Effective Schools are presenting at several upcoming national conferences. Teacher Leadership Conference The University of Florida is hosting the International Teacher Leadership Conference on March 2-3, 2017 in Miami, FL. This conference is designed to bring together scholars and practitioners to examine issues around teacher...... KEEP READING

Posted on Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 in News | Comments Off on Upcoming: Teacher Leadership conference, AEFP, and Carnegie Summit


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Yearbook on Mapping the High School Reform Landscape

We are excited to release the Teachers College Yearbook on Mapping the High School Reform Landscape! Read it here. While there has been a proliferation of high school reform models and interventions over the past few decades aimed at improving the nation’s high schools—including increasing graduation requirements, introducing technology to classrooms, grouping 9th grade students...... KEEP READING

Posted on Thursday, February 2nd, 2017 in News | Comments Off on Yearbook on Mapping the High School Reform Landscape


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Watch our director talk about what we’ve learned

Watch Dr. Marisa Cannata, Director of the National Center on Scaling Up Effective Schools, talk about what the center has learned about implementing high school reforms. Video... KEEP READING

Posted on Tuesday, December 13th, 2016 in News | Tags: Comments Off on Watch our director talk about what we’ve learned


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NCSU receives i3 grant to continue developing PASL

For the past six years, the National Center for Scaling Up Effective Schools has led the design, development, and implementation of Personalization for Academic and Social Emotional Learning (PASL) into eight BCPS high schools. PASL is a school-wide approach in which administrators, guidance counselors and teachers intentionally and deliberately attend to students’ academic, social emotional,...... KEEP READING

Posted on Thursday, November 10th, 2016 in News | Tags: Comments Off on NCSU receives i3 grant to continue developing PASL


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New publication on personalization in high schools

NCSU researchers Ariel Tichnor-Wagner and Danielle Allen just published a comparative case study of caring practices in two higher performing and two lower performing urban high schools. They found that higher performing schools demonstrated caring communities, where interpersonal relationships and high academic expectations were prevalent throughout the school. Strong leadership support, caring as a core...... KEEP READING

Posted on Wednesday, June 1st, 2016 in News | Comments Off on New publication on personalization in high schools