FOR IMPROVEMENT'S SAKE

Change for it's own sake is never enough.
Know when a change is an improvement.

IMPROVE

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CAPACITY

BEYOND IMPACT

Know why,
not just how much.

MEASURE

PROJECT

PROJECT

ELEGANT SIMPLICITY

Uncluttered thought,
analysis, and data display.

REVEAL

OUR STRENGTHS CAN BE YOURS...

Continuous Improvement

The methods for getting better needn't be mysterious. Improvement is a simple process, even when you are trying to solve difficult problems.

Trustworthy measures

Nobody uses measures they don't trust. Nor should they. Valid measures and reliable measurement are essential elements of your improvement process.

Data Analysis and Display

Data don't drive decisions, but they can inform them.  Good data, though essential, require thoughtful handling if they are to reveal a better path.

Better Feedback

The path to improvement is a series of course corrections. The more frequent and accurate the corrections, the smoother the path.

Rapid Response Research

The pace of research often lags the pace of work. Get your analyses in sync with your needs.

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INNOVATION

solving practical challenges

The Human Side of Teacher Evaluation

FutureEd

How the STEP Model Uncovers Local Bright Spots and Transforms Instruction.

Education Week

Compelling Case Studies

Tell your stories. Use them to celebrate accomplishments and to help build support for achieving your mission.

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attention

ideas worth spreading

The Human Side of Accountability

Better Feedback for Better Teaching

Educator Partnership Program

articles & Books

by Steve Cantrell and colleagues

Clients

Our work is supporting their work

ten ideas

for data-driven improvement

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