Conclusion: A Brighter Future
A Brighter Future
Throughout this book, our focus has been on the use of time and on the strategies to drive learning. In each chapter, we've offered a system to drive school growth and the ways to put it into place. Taken together, we've offered a comprehensive blueprint for building an exceptional school.
Yet this book's ultimate purpose is not time management; it's not even great school leadership. This book is about students like David Smith. In fourth grade, David was slated to be tracked into a self-contained special-needs classroom. Six years later, David is one of North Star High School's top students, a tenth grader whose Scholastic Aptitude Test scores are already above the national average. A few years ...