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  • Instructional Improvement Systems: An Overview

    By: Aaron Morrison | March, 2011 | 3,080 views | No Comments | Posted in: Education Reform

    For years, eyes and ears have been focused on how students in the United States measure up to students in other countries.  Unfortunately, recent studies by the National Center for Education Statistics found that U.S. students placed below average in math and science.  According to the report, “U.S. math scores were not measurably different in 2006 from the previous scores in 2003. But while other countries have improved, the United States has remained stagnant” (CNN.com). Arne Duncan’s response to these startling results was, “We are lagging [compared] to the rest …

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