7 Steps for Turning Around Under-Resourced Schools | Edutopia

Steps for creating positive change at under-resourced schools include celebrating existing successes, allowing time to grow for school leadership, including the youth in school decision-making, and networking with other schools for inspiration.

Source: 7 Steps for Turning Around Under-Resourced Schools | Edutopia

Often educators and community members are in a panic to fix a broken system, a panic that is often exacerbated by looming end-of-school-year deadlines.  A running theme throughout this Edutopia article is the importance of giving your educational community time to build the infrastructure of an effective and efficient learning environment.

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Middle School Librarian and Media Technician Guest Teacher, K - 12 BA, Sociocultural Anthropology, the University of Chicago, 1995 Graduate Student, Master of Library and Information Science, San Jose State University, CA https://helpfullibrarian.wordpress.com/

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