The Center is focused on high-quality school improvement initiatives, with a particular emphasis on professional development and the publication of rigorous and transparent research and evaluation. From this foundation, the Center developed a suite of supporting programs for school leaders and teachers, currently in use by a growing number of district and charter schools in Arizona. Nationally, the Center also provides consulting services to educators in other states about how to make student data analysis applicable and actionable.
We support public schools to improve educational outcomes through research-based advocacy, high quality professional development, and results-oriented coaching.
The Center is focused on high-quality school improvement initiatives supported by the publication of rigorous and transparent research and evaluation. The Center firmly believes quality and accurate data are needed to evaluate the effectiveness of how schools improve student achievement.
We are on a mission to change the status quo of professional development. Our teacher improvement programs, leadership support and academic workshops are created by teachers for teachers, will give educators at all levels the tools to make changes the next day.
The Center tailors its support to each school or organization to drive student achievement. Due to our support, we’ve seen dramatic increases in student performance and policy changes through our research. Find out more about our work to improve student achievement in Arizona and beyond.