Six Shifts to Improve Special Education and Other Interventions

Six Shifts to Improve Special Education and Other Interventions A Common Sense Approach for School Leaders

Nathan Levenson
paper, 240 Pages
Pub. Date: May 2020
ISBN-13: 978-1-68253-479-3
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cloth, 240 Pages
Pub. Date: May 2020
ISBN-13: 978-1-68253-480-9
Price: $62.00

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Six Shifts to Improve Special Education and Other Interventions offers a set of bold, new ideas for dramatically raising the achievement of students with mild to moderate disabilities and students experiencing serious academic, social and emotional, and behavioral difficulties.

Praise

Exceptional students deserve an exceptional education, not an inferior one mired in status quo of compliance practices and antiquated thought. Nate gives his readers a roadmap for ushering in more responsive, effective practices to positively change systems and improve educational opportunities for students. — Cade Brumley, superintendent, Jefferson Parish Schools, Louisiana

Nate Levenson offers an excellent roadmap for districts struggling to provide high quality instruction in an increasingly accountable environment with limited resources. In particular, his advice on analyzing schedules to free up more time for instruction and remediation has been a game changer for our students. — Steve Joel, superintendent, Lincoln Public Schools, Nebraska

Nate Levenson provides promising, transformational practices, grounded in research and experienced implementation. This text is a must-read for any systems-focused leader who is interested in smarter ways to do better for struggling students. Levenson’s practical approach outlines shifting practices and services that yield the best results for our learners who require something different than we have been traditionally providing. — Susan Homrok-Lemke, assistant superintendent of pupil services, Simsbury, Connecticut

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About the Author

Nathan Levenson, a former school board member and superintendent, is the managing director of The District Management Group.


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