Andrew Rotherham is a thought leader in education reform, and he’s allowed his Eduwonk blog to be a platform for debate regarding the replacement of the most ineffective teachers.
Tag: Mike Piscal
Teachers have been found to be the highest marker of classroom achievement, and the next biggest factor in a successful school is its leadership. If a school is failing, a turnaround isn’t possible without great leaders (read about Mike Piscal’s journey at Andre Agassi Preparatory).
At the 2011 Forum, our panel guests had a lot of wisdom to share about finding and evaluating school talent. For the first post in this series, see Mike Piscal’s response to hiring 40 teachers and 15 admins in 4 months for the Andre Agassi Preparatory Academy, Las Vegas.
The 2011 Schools That Can Forum was packed with informative and open panels, one of which addressed how to find and evaluate teacher talent.
Is Mike Piscal, the founder of ICEF Public Schools and whose View Park Prep is one of the original schools that started Schools That Can, heading east? Mike, born and raised in New Jersey, recently stepped down as ICEF’s CEO and he hasn’t said what his next move will be. But it is known that […]