Has your school gone from low-performing to high-performing? Has your school overcome obstacles to change for the better? If you have participated in a reform effort or turnaround model that worked (or did not work), share your knowledge and experience with other educators. ASCD Express is looking for 600–1,000-word essays or brief multimedia content on the theme “Improving Schools from Within.”
With this issue, which accompanies Educational Leadership’s summer all-digital issue, we’re looking to expand on the February 2015 theme, “Improving Schools: What Works?” to look at some up-close examples of schools that worked with their communities, sharpened their focus, took risks to innovate, or built trust within their schools or districts. What are your recommendations for others who want to apply the lessons you’ve learned?