Publications Archive

The publications archive provides a chronological view of all of the publications in the SCOPE database. Find a specific type of publication or the works of a single author using the search box to the left.

Empowered Educators: How High-Performing Systems Shape Teaching Quality Around the World
May 17, 2017
An international comparative study of teacher and teaching quality in the world’s top-performing education systems. 
How Do States Integrate Performance Assessments Into Their Systems of Assessment?
February 22, 2017
The strategies that 12 states used to integrate performance assessment into state systems of assessment. 
The Internal Coherence Framework: Creating the Conditions for Continuous Improvement in Schools
January 17, 2017
This book presents research-based practices for assessing and developing conditions that support student and adult learning in schools.
Joint Inquiry: Teachers’ Collective Learning About the Common Core in High-Poverty Urban Schools
December 29, 2016
This article examines the nature of teachers’ collaborative work around common core standards and the conditions that support this work.
Privatization or Public Investment in Education?
November 15, 2016
Is the education sector better served by a public investment approach than by a market-based, competition approach?
Teacher Learning and Leadership, Of, By, and For Teachers
October 26, 2016
A unique partnership between a government education agency and a teachers’ union has positive outcomes for education reform.
Student Engagement in Assessments: What Students and Teachers Find Engaging
August 24, 2016
Guidance for educators, assessment developers, and policymakers on increasing student engagement in performance-based assessments.
Building Teacher and School Capacity to Teach to Ambitious Standards in High-Poverty Schools
August 4, 2016
Details of a district professional development initiative designed to support teachers in meeting the goals of Common Core State Standards.
Turning Around Schools: The National Board Certification Process as a School Improvement Strategy
July 25, 2016
How the National Board certification process can be used as a school improvement strategy and support enriched teaching.
Engagement Toolkit for Performance Task Writers, Reviewers, and Evaluators
July 1, 2016
This three-part toolkit is designed to be an aid for creating performance tasks that are engaging to all students of diverse backgrounds.