Resources

School Boards (MOSTLY JUST A PLACEHOLDER)

IQS maintains this resource library to best support School Boards.  Looking for support on something specific to your school?  Please reach out!

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MELA

School Goals and Accountability

Innocence Classroom

This would be information and links to the Innocence Classroom Resource

Restorative Justice

This would be information and links to Restorative Justice Resources

Next Generation Assessment Portfolio System (NGAPS)

NGAPS - Next Generation Assessment Portfolio System

To expand assessment options to include additional measures that align with various and unique profiles of IQS schools 

Support IQS schools in identifying and developing assessments that directly correlate their mission and vision

See the NGAPS Google Site for more information!

Grants

Innovation Grant

This would be information about the Innovation Grant

Groves Literacy Partnership

Groves uses the science of reading to inform and develop curriculum resources.  This program is not a comprehensive reading program, but focuses on phonemic awareness, phonics, and fluency. Teachers at partner schools implement these resources and engage in weekly coaching with a Groves Literacy Coach.  

For more information, see here: Groves Literacy Partnership.

School Improvement

Books
  • Leading Change by John Kotter
  • Robert's Rules of Order: Newly Revised in Brief 
  • Disrupting Class: How Disruptive Innovation Will Change the Way the World Learns by Clayton Christensen
  • Curriculum 21: Essential Education for a Changing World by Heidi Hayes Jacobs
  • Leaders Eat Last: Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don't by Simon Sinek
  • Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the World by Adam Grant
  • Cultivating Curiosity in K-12 Classrooms by Wendy Ostroff
  • Data Analysis for Continuous School Improvement by Victoria Bernhardt
Online Resources and Opportunities