William J. Slotnik


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Levers for Change Report
When school districts fail to meet their responsibilities to educate students, state departments of education by law have to step up and become the responsible party. But, if state departments of education are to achieve better results, there is a fundamental need for new approaches and new sets of players (AP/Danny Johnson)

Levers for Change

William J. Slotnik proposes three levers that state departments of education can use to achieve better results in underperforming schools.

William J. Slotnik

It’s More Than Money Report
West Boulevard Elementary teacher Steven Cook calls on one of the students of his first grade class. (AP/L.G. Patterson)

It’s More Than Money

The lesson of performance-based compensation is one of institutional change, writes William J. Slotnik in this report.

William J. Slotnik