School Improvement and Health Care- A Positive Combination! March 19, 2013
High School Graduation RateWhere We Were Then All Black White SWD ED04-05 45.1 31.1 54.5 8.9 31.0 Where We Are Now All Black White SWD ED10-11 80.1 76.1 82.9 50.0 78.8
The Key to our Success is all about Removing Barriers to Learning!•You can’t be successful today by being alone;autonomy does not get you to great!•It is about discipline.•It is about collaboration.
We must continue our move from Success by Chance to… Success by Design! We must move from beating the odds to changing the odds.
The imperative is well-stated by the CarnegieTask Force on Education:School systems are not responsible for meetingevery need of their students.But….When the need directly affects learning, theschool must meet the challenge.