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May 2012 - MetLife Foundation-NASSP Breakthrough Schools

May 2012 - Learn From the Experiences of the MetLife Foundation-NASSP Breakthrough Schools



Breaking Ranks in Action: Collaboration Is the

By Dianne Mero and Marlene Hartzman

Bloomfield High School
Diversity Spurs Growth

Lafayette Academy Charter School
Safe and Predictable

Lesher Middle School
Commitment by Choice

Oscar F. Smith Middle School
One Extra Degree

Pierce County High School
Excellence Is the Standard

The Preuss School UCSD
Path to Empowerment

Vallivue Middle School
Our Schools Are Our Community

Wade Hampton High School
Leading Like Generals

West Carter Middle School
A Failure-Free Zone

Woodbridge Middle School
Getting Better Together

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Strategic Safety
Summer School Planning: Who, What, How, and When?
By Judy Brunner and Dennis Lewis

May 2012 Discussion Guide



Cases in Point
Determining Defamation
By Kelley R. Taylor, Esq.

From the School Psychologist
Is It a Crisis?
By J. Douglas DiRaddo and Stephen E. Brock

Instructional Leader
The Perils of Preteaching
By Douglas Fisher and Nancy Frey

Breaking Ranks in Practice
The CCSS and Schoolwide Instructional Changes
By Mel Riddile

A Sense of Humor
Au Revoir, Auf Wiedersehen, Good-Bye
By Gina Barreca



Summer Reading List
From the Editor
By Jan Umphrey

May 2012 Bulletin Board

Holiday Special