"Best of Class"

"ALL means ALL"

What are the characteristics of the top schools? What do all effective schools have in common? As an school leader, what areas have the most significant impact on the mission of "Learning for All" and "All means All"? Best of Class was designed by Dr. Greg Firn and outlines components that are common in Effective Schools. These include:

  • Climate of High Expectations

  • Clear Instructional Focus

  • Professional Learning Community

  • Clearly Understood Mission

  • Effective Use of Data

  • Safe and Orderly Environment

  • Home/School Partnership

  • Strong Instructional Leadership

"Learning for ALL" - Lawrence Lezotte