Hawker Brownlow Education

Rigorous Schools and Classrooms: Leading the Way

Author: Barbara Blackburn, Ronald Williamson

Availability: In Stock

Code: EYE9966

ISBN: 9781742399966

Publish date: 20/07/2011

Price: $42.95

Description

Turn your school into a student-centred learning environment where rigor is at the heart of instruction in every classroom. This comprehensive guide to establishing a schoolwide culture of rigor is for principals and other administrators who want to create the conditions in which rigorous classrooms flourish. School leaders will learn to: Manage a movement toward increased schoolwide rigor, Engage teachers in conversations about improving instruction, Build support for rigor among families, Learn methods for gathering meaningful data on student learning. With practical ready-to-apply strategies, this book outlines and simplifies the steps toward achieving rigor at the school level. It represents a successful program that principals and administrators can use to put student learning first!