State Schools Chief Tom Torlakson Offers A Blueprint for Great Schools Report Puts Focus on Effective Teaching, Student Support, 21st Century Learning
SACRAMENTO—State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson today unveiled A Blueprint for Great Schools, a report by his 59-member Transition Advisory Team calling for California to foster excellence in teaching, provide community support for families, and retool schools to make more students competitive in college and the workforce. "We are setting our sights high because our students deserve it," said Torlakson. "As our Blueprint for Great Schools shows, there's no substitute for investing in our children's education. But we owe our students much more than just money. We also owe them our leadership, our best thinking—and above all—our very best people."
Press release: http://www.cde.ca.gov/nr/ne/yr11/yr11rel53.asp
Last Updated (Wednesday, 10 August 2011 09:15)