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LAST CHANCE to plan for your CSI Secondary School with our NIC. Sign up for a Webinar 6/6

LAST CHANCE to plan for your CSI Secondary School with our NIC. Sign up for a Webinar 6/6

Talent Development Secondary (TDS) is one of the nation’s premiere and evidence-validated school improvement frameworks for our most challenged schools. Join us for a webinar on Thursday, June 6 at 3:30 p.m. EST to find out if our support may prove a good fit with your CSI secondary school(s). Dr. Robert Balfanz, Sr. Researcher at Johns Hopkins University’s […]

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You spoke, and we listened: Updated NIC open for applications now!

You spoke, and we listened: Updated NIC open for applications now!

We are back from the annual AASA conference where we got valuable district feedback on our Networked Improvement Community (NIC). You spoke, and we listened. Here’s what’s new: It’s asset-based: It builds on what is already in place at targeted schools, focusing on just the evidence-based practices that you need to move your school forward It’s flexible: […]

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Don’t let your CSI schools get left in the dust!

Don’t let your CSI schools get left in the dust!

Is your district ready to meet the upcoming federal requirements deadline to turn around your CSI schools? It’s getting down to the wire for districts to produce an evidence-based improvement plan by the end of this school year. Talent Development Secondary (TDS) and AASA, The School Superintendents Association, want to support your efforts. We’re ready to make sure you don’t get […]

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Partner School East Mountain High Receives National Blue Ribbon School Award

Partner School East Mountain High Receives National Blue Ribbon School Award

Sandia Park, NM – East Mountain High School was designated a 2018 National Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education in the category Exemplary Achievement Gap Closing Schools. The school credits Talent Development Secondary’s implementation of Early Warning Systems strategies – building practices to regularly monitor the Early Warning Indicators (EWI) of Attendance, Behavior, and Course Performance (the ABCs) – […]

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Kriste Dragon joins the Talent Development Secondary Advisory Board

Kriste Dragon joins the Talent Development Secondary Advisory Board

Kriste Dragon is the CEO and Co-Founder of Citizens of the World Charter Schools, a national network of public charter schools that challenge students to realize their full potential and thrive in a diverse society. Citizens of the World is committed to serving diverse communities throughout the U.S. with schools currently in Los Angeles and Kansas City. Her full […]

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Aki Kurose and Asa Mercer Attendance Challenge

Aki Kurose and Asa Mercer Attendance Challenge

Thanks to a partnership with Seattle Public Schools, Seattle Housing Authority, Aki Kurose Middle School and Asa Mercer Middle School, over 100 Seattle Housing Authority students from Aki Kurose and Asa Mercer Middle Schools either had perfect or improved attendance during the month of March.  Families gathered at the Gathering Hall in the NewHolly neighborhood […]

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Walk for Education

Walk for Education

Recently, teachers from Webster High School walked from Tulsa to Oklahoma City to support public education. Passion could not be any more evident than in these 3 pictures!  Susan Kleps – carrying the flag, Krystal Medina, and Aaron Wilson have almost completed the 110 mile journey to OKC!  We cannot be happier to have these teachers […]

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[WEBINAR] “ESSA & Chronic Absenteeism: Current Trends & Best Practices,” with Dr. Robert Balfanz

[WEBINAR] “ESSA & Chronic Absenteeism: Current Trends & Best Practices,” with Dr. Robert Balfanz

“ESSA & Chronic Absenteeism: Current Trends & Best Practices,” with Dr. Robert Balfanz March 28, 2018

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ESSA and Chronic Absenteeism: Current Trends and Best Practices

ESSA and Chronic Absenteeism: Current Trends and Best Practices

Join Dr. Robert Balfanz as he examines background information and causes of chronic absenteeism in today’s schools, and discuss evidence-based strategies to impact absenteeism, such as early warning systems and mentor-based programs.

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Keeping Kids on Track: an introductory webinar about Early Warning Systems with Dr. Robert Balfanz

Keeping Kids on Track: an introductory webinar about Early Warning Systems with Dr. Robert Balfanz

Join Talent Development Secondary and Dr. Robert Balfanz for “Keeping Kids on Track: an introductory webinar about Early Warning Systems” on Feb. 27, 2018 at 3:00pm ET. As part of registering for the Early Warning System session, you will receive access to an overview of early warning systems that explains how teachers and schools can […]

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