Expertise

NCREST includes senior and junior staff members from a range of backgrounds, including teaching, administration, research, program design, and program evaluation. Our areas of expertise include:
  • Teacher learning and development
  • Leadership learning and development
  • Small, innovative school designs
  • K-12 school reform
  • Early college high schools
  • School quality reviews
  • High school/college partnerships and initiatives
  • College readiness
  • Formative/summative assessments
  • Data use in school development
  • Implementing the Common Core State Standards

Drawing on that expertise, we provide a range of services including:
  • Research
    • Action research
    • Collaborative research
    • Documentation
    • Quantitative methodological approach
    • Qualitative methodological approach

  • Evaluation
    • Developmental programming and evaluation
    • Process, output and outcome evaluation

  • Multi-leveled Assessment Practices
    • School assessments (e.g. SQR, and CRF)
    • Formative/summative assessments of student performance

  • Professional Development
    • Teacher professional development
    • Leadership professional development
    • Training on how to do research
    • Training on effective use of data
    • Guidance for school and program planning

  • Data Use Facilitation
    • Guidance for using data in school improvement efforts
    • Tools and skills for collaborative and communicative data use
    • Data-based decision making for school administration and management
    • Data-based decision making for evidence-based teaching and learning







 
National Center for Restructuring Education Schools & Teaching (NCREST)
475 Riverside Drive, Suite 1374, New York, NY 10115 | Mailing address: Box 110, 525 West 120th St., New York, NY 10027 | p: 646-745-8220, f: 646-745-8240.
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