Tag Archives: Achievement

The Attitude of The Leader

post by Baruti Kafele For the 14 years that I served as an urban principal in New Jersey, I couldn’t wrap my mind around the notion that the achievement gap was my primary issue. Although it existed and it was … Continue reading

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Como Park Elementary’s Elements of Success: 90-90-90 Goal, and Keeping Students at the Center with Equity Work

“The greater danger for most of us lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short; but in setting our aim too low, and achieving our mark.”  ~ Michelangelo Buonarroti The 90-90-90 goal, based on Doug Reeves’ (2003) … Continue reading

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