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NEW: WHY PROFESSIONAL JUDGMENT MATTERS SO MUCH


READ THE NEW ESSAY: OUT OF THE CLOSET AND ONTO THE TABLE: PROFESSIONAL JUDGMENT Comment on Facebook.... read more »

ABOUT FIFTEEN GOING ON SIXTEEN


Catalpa has worked on the school visit for fifteen years. While that surprises me, what confounds me even more is that my work on the visit came after 25 other years working on public education reform. In 1992 I saw... read more »

Practice-Based Inquiry (PBI): An Introduction


This web-site is about Practice-Based Inquiry®, (PBI) a new tool of inquiry that works in providing rigorous assessments of how well schools are performing. PBI supports a new way of thinking about school and teacher accountability for the learning our schools provide our children... read more »