Authored by Accelerate Institute, this in-depth report examines how schools can leverage the Forcing Function system to drive school change. The Forcing Function system includes a main school goal around student achievement, a Primary Metric to monitor progress toward the goal, and a set of structures and norms that “force” the school to analyze what is and isn’t working and create action steps.
Communities across the world this year have been reimagining what daily life looks like during a pandemic. Read about what this has meant for Accelerate Institute school leaders as they leveraged their training to continue to meet the needs of their students and families.
The 2020-2021 school year is right around the corner. But as back-to-school draws near, there are still so many unknowns. Regardless of what unfolds for any particular school, one thing is certain: preparing for learning in the new normal requires an unparalleled level of strategic planning.