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Webcast - Deborah Hoffman: Successful Strategies for Sustained School Improvement

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This free web seminar offered by The Center for Comprehensive School Reform and Improvement, "Successful Strategies for Sustained School Improvement", was held on December 1, 2005. This interactive discussion with Deborah Hoffman, principal of Franklin Elementary School in Madison, Wisconsin, and other practitioners nationwide presented how, working collaboratively with her staff, this principal: reduced class size, eliminated pullout programs, supported differentiated instruction by encouraging teachers to earn certification in English-as-a-Second-Language (ESL), actively engaged parents in the life of the school, and increased student achievement.