Improving Pre-K to Grade 12
Focus On Successful Solutions consists of highly trained and skilled practitioners and researchers who are dedicated to improving schools by assisting school districts in raising essential questions and crafting efficient solutions. Consultants partner with school boards, administrators, teachers, parents, and students to carefully examine topics such as: student achievement, instructional support, accountability, and parental and community engagement. Our aim is to improve overall performance and to enable all key stakeholders to have a say in moving school districts and all students forward.
Researching What Your School Needs
Our educators and researchers specialize in qualitative and quantitative research. We help school districts develop assessment tools, including formative, benchmark, and summative evaluation measures, as well as write grants to enable districts to apply for local, state, federal, and foundation funding. Our research services include, but are not limited to:
Technical Training & Support | Evidenced-Based Research | Data Collection, Analysis, & Report Writing | Education Program Development & Evaluation | Value-Added & Growth Modeling
Curriculum Design & Implementation
When assisting with designing and implementing new curriculum, we focus on content analysis with an emphasis on effective instruction. We develop school plans to align with district, state, and national standards, and our reporting systems are based on national standards. As we include our programs in an existing curriculum, we take certain steps to ensure success, including:
Teacher Induction | Differentiated Instruction | Instructional Support | Special Instruction for Mathematics Institutes | Instruction for Teaching English for Speakers of Other Languages