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Feedback Cycle for PD at Athena High School

I was recently asked to give a presentation on how we leverage  feedback loops to support continuous improvement in our professional development at Athena High School. The process is drive by three incredible teams: The Athena Improvement Team The Building … Continue reading

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The Athena School Improvement Goals for 2013-2014

Below is the new poster for our school improvement plan goals for the 2013-2014 school year.  We will have these printed up for each classroom. Click here to view the entire School Improvement Plan document.

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AIT Meeting Agenda for October 7th, 2013

Click here to view our Athena Improvement Team blog.  The most recent post is our Agenda for next weeks meeting.  Previous agendas, minutes and documents are available on this website.

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Athena Improvement Team Framework Adopted

Click on the picture below to download a PDF version of the Athena Improvement Team Framework.   This document was adopted by unanimous staff vote in November 2012 and serves as the framework for the school improvement process at Athena. … Continue reading

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Athena’s Improvement Framework

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Research Summary: Overcoming Obstacles to Better Grading

Check out this summary of a research article on the obstacles we must over come as we seek to continuously improve our grading practices. “Educators seeking to reform grading must combat five long-held traditions that stand as formidable obstacles to … Continue reading

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