Archive for March, 2014

Redesign of College Board’s SAT Exam

College Board has recently announced the redesign of the SAT exam.  The goal is to better align the assessment with the work students do in rigorous high school courses.  Check out this New York Times article on the subject: http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/06/education/major-changes-in-sat-announced-by-college-board.html?emc=edit_na_20140305&_r=3   -Sonja Howard, Coordinator for Administrator Quality

A Visit by Andy Hargreaves

Today we had the pleasure of participating in an interview session with Andy Hargreaves. If you haven’t heard Dr. Hargreaves speak, you should.  During the interview Dr. Hargreaves drew from the ideas of his new book with Michael Fullan, titled, “Professional Capital: Transforming Teaching in Every School“.  This book highlights the meaning of quality teaching […]