Best Practices Newsletter


Best Practices Newsletters

SREB’s annual Making Schools Work Conference, formerly known as the HSTW Staff Development Conference, draws more than 4,000 teachers, principals, district leaders and educational experts to address current issues K-12 education and best practices being implemented in schools across the nation. 

These newsletters can help strengthen your efforts to provide every student with the opportunity to succeed in the middle grades, high school, postsecondary studies and career. As you read these newsletters and share them with staff members, consider ways in which these practices could be implemented in your school to improve student achievement and school and classroom practices.

Each article contains the name and email address of a contact person should you desire further information about a given practice.

Publication March 15, 2017 11 pages17Vo8w

Making Schools Relevant and Students Better Prepared for Postsecondary Studies and Careers
Best Practices From the 2016 HSTW Staff Development Conference

This newsletter explores ways to prepare students with the foundational literacy and math skills needed in postsecondary studies and the workplace. It also highlights the significance of schools having an effective guidance system that prepares students for college and helps them discover their interests, aptitudes and compatible career choices.