The process of selecting a school turnaround provider can seem overwhelming, with so many choices and so little time and information. External and internal pressure to make the selection as quickly as possible can lead to hurried decisions with long-term, costly consequences for both districts and students. This Lessons Learned brief presents concrete, clearly defined steps that can lead you to the best provider for your local context. These lessons come from Education Northwest’s research, development, and technical assistance activities conducted over more than four decades on the frontlines of transforming teaching and learning.
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