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PISA exam, tested in Blue Valley schools, goes deeper than rankings

Blue Valley School District was featured in a Kansas City Start article about how the Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) is inspiring stronger classrooms.                    BY JOE ROBERTSON American schools, by holding steady on international test scores released today, are falling
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Leadership transition by design

BY STEVEN T. WEBB Academic improvement happens when effective leaders have ample time to implement broad, sustainable reform. Timothy Waters and Robert Marzano’s study of 30 years of leadership research for McREL points to a statistically significant link between superintendent tenure and student ac
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Architects help iTech Prep students prepare for design competition

Architects must consider much more than bricks and glass when designing a school. That’s what seventh- and eighth-graders in Mady Wohl’s pre-engineering class at iTech Preparatory Middle School learned last week as they embarked on an international competition to design a school of the future. Casey
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WSBC members

 

Photo of a female elementary studentBlue Valley Schools
Overland Park, Kansas
Blue Valley Schools is committed to providing students an Education Beyond Expectations. A strategic plan…
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Photo: Cherry Creek elementary studentCherry Creek School District
Greenwood Village, CO
The Cherry Creek School District is one of the highest-achieving school districts in the state of Colorado. Together, the…
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Photo of a male elementary studentLake Washington School District
Redmond, Washington
Lake Washington School District is located in the eastern suburbs of Seattle, Washington. Serving the cities of…
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Photo: Peoria High School StudentPeoria Unified School District
Peoria, Arizona
The Peoria Unified School District is one of the largest unified districts in Arizona serving more than 36,000 students in…
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Photo of high school studentPlano Independent School District
Plano, Texas
Located twenty miles north of Dallas, Texas, Plano ISD serves residents in the city of Plano, as well as portions of nine…
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Photo of middle school studentPoway Unified School District
Poway, California
The Poway Unified School District is located in northern San Diego County, California. Encompassing an area of…
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Photo of high school studentVancouver Public Schools
Vancouver, Washington
Vancouver Public Schools has a proud history and promising future. Vancouver is the site of the first formal school…
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