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THE DEPARTMENT IS PROUD TO ANNOUNCE AND MAKE AVAILABLE QUALITY INFORMATION TO THE PUBLIC REGARDING THE 2010
HIGHEST-RATED i3 APPLICANTS

Press release announcing i3 program's highest rated applicants.

Description of information provided in the table below download files MS Word (36KB).


Highest-Rated Scale-Up Applications


To download one document containing application narratives along with reviewers' scores and comments for all of the 2010 highest-rated Scale-Up applicants, please select this link download files PDF-(2.09MB).

Select the files below to download individual application narratives and reviewers' comments and scores.

Applicant Information Match Commitment Submitted & Confirmed? Application Narratives Comments and Scores

Applicant Name
KIPP Foundation -- Research, Design & Innovation

Project Name
Success as the Norm: Scaling-Up KIPP's Effective Leadership Development Model

Raw Score:
85.00

Abstract download filesMS Word (39 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (118KB)

Applicant Name
The Ohio State University -- Office of Sponsored Programs

Project Name
Reading Recovery: Scaling Up What Works

Raw Score:
81.17

Abstract download filesMS Word (41 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (121KB)

Applicant Name
Success for All Foundation

Project Name
Scale-Up and Evaluation of Success for All in Struggling Elementary Schools

Raw Score:
92.33

Abstract download filesMS Word (40 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (125 KB)

Applicant Name
Teach For America

Project Name
Scaling Teach for America: Growing the Talent Force to Ensure All Our Nation's Students Have Access to a Quality Education

Raw Score:
92.00

Abstract download filesMS Word (47 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (115KB)


Highest-Rated Validation Applications

To download one document containing application narratives along with reviewers' scores and comments for all of the 2010 highest-rated Validation applicants, please select this link download files PDF-(8.12MB).

Select the files below to download individual application narratives and reviewers' comments and scores.

Applicant Information Match Commitment Submitted & Confirmed? Application Narratives Comments and Scores

Applicant Name
ASSET Inc. (Achieving Student Success through Excellence in Teaching)

Project Name
ASSET Regional Professional Development Centers for Advancing STEM Education

Standardized Score:
93.96

Abstract download filesMS Word (47 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (96KB)

Applicant Name
Children's Literacy Initiative

Project Name
Children’s Literacy Initiative’s Model Classroom Innovation for Raising Teaching Quality and Increasing Student Literacy Achievement

Standardized Score:
96.84

Abstract download filesMS Word (39 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (97KB)

Applicant Name
Council for Opportunity in Education

Project Name
Using Data to Inform College Access Programming in the 21st Century High School (Using DICAP)

Standardized Score:
94.94

Abstract download filesMS Word (40 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (86KB)

Applicant Name
George Mason University

Project Name
Virginia Initiative for Science Teaching and Achievement (VISTA)

Standardized Score:
95.91

Abstract download filesMS Word (43 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (159KB)

Applicant Name
Johns Hopkins University -- Center for Social Organization of Schools

Project Name
Validating the Talent Development-Diplomas Now Secondary School Turnaround Model

Standardized Score:
94.61

Abstract download filesMS Word (39 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (171KB)

Applicant Name
New Schools for New Orleans

Project Name
Scaling The New Orleans Charter Restart Model

Standardized Score:
94.39

Abstract download filesMS Word (42 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (169KB)

Applicant Name
Niswonger Foundation

Project Name
Northeast Tennessee College and Career Ready Consortium

Standardized Score:
95.53

Abstract download filesMS Word (41 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (158KB)

Applicant Name
Parents as Teachers National Center

Project Name
Improving Educational Outcomes for American Indian Children

Standardized Score:
96.54

Abstract download filesMS Word (42 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (99KB)

Applicant Name
President and Fellows of Harvard College -- Graduate School of Education

Project Name
Project READS: Using Data to Promote Summer Reading and Close the Achievement Gap for Low-SES Students in North Carolina

Standardized Score:
94.94

Abstract download filesMS Word (38 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (186KB)

Applicant Name
School District No. 1 of the City and County of Denver, State of Colorado

Project Name
Collaborative Strategic Reading Colorado (CSR-CO)

Standardized Score:
101.67

Abstract download filesMS Word (40 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (179KB)

Applicant Name
Smithsonian Institution -- National Science Resources Center, LASER

Project Name
The LASER Model: A Systemic and Sustainable Approach for Achieving High Standards in Science Education

Standardized Score:
101.50

Abstract download filesMS Word (37 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (171KB)

Applicant Name
The Curators of the University of Missouri -- eMINTS National Center, Academic Affairs

Project Name
eMINTS Validation Project

Standardized Score:
101.47

Abstract download filesMS Word (39 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (94KB)

Applicant Name
The New Teacher Project, Inc.

Project Name
Teacher Effectiveness and Certification Initiative (TEACH Initiative)

Standardized Score:
98.13

Abstract download filesMS Word (39 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (171KB)

Applicant Name
Utah State University -- Center for Persons with Disabilities

Project Name
New Mexico K-3 Plus Extended School Year Validation Study

Standardized Score:
99.08

Abstract download filesMS Word (39 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (92KB)

Applicant Name
WestEd -- Teacher Professional Development Program

Project Name
Scaling Up Content-Area Academic Literacy in High School English Language Arts, Science and History Classes for High Needs

Standardized Score:
107.61

Abstract download filesMS Word (40 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (167KB)


Highest-Rated Development Applications

To download one document containing reviewers' scores and comments for all of the 2010 highest-rated Development applicants, please select this link download files PDF-(2MB).

Select the files below to download individual application narratives and reviewers' comments and scores.

Applicant Information Match Commitment Submitted & Confirmed? Application Narratives Comments and Scores

Applicant Name
Advancement Through Opportunity and Knowledge -- Children Youth and Family Collaborative

Project Name
District-Wide Program Development, Expansion and Evaluation of the Education Pilot Project (EPP) For Foster Youth and Preparation for Statewide Scale-Up

Standardized Score:
98.01

Abstract download filesMS Word (42 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (69KB)

Applicant Name
Alliance for College-Ready Public Schools

Project Name
College Yes

Standardized Score:
99.94

Abstract download filesMS Word (43 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (65KB)

Applicant Name
American Federation of Teachers Educational Foundation -- AFT Educational Issues

Project Name
American Federation of Teachers Educational Foundation Educator Evaluation for Excellence in Teaching and Learning Consortium

Standardized Score:
100.92

Abstract download filesMS Word (41 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (76KB)

Applicant Name
AppleTree Institute for Education Innovation

Project Name
Every Child Ready

Standardized Score:
101.11

Abstract download filesMS Word(41 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (72KB)

Applicant Name
Bay State Reading Institute

Project Name
The Data Driven School Transformation Partnership.

Standardized Score:
97.51

Abstract download filesMS Word (39 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (66KB)

Applicant Name
Beaverton School District 48J -- Teaching and Learning

Project Name
The Beaverton School District Arts for Learning Lessons Project

Standardized Score:
98.44

Abstract download filesMS Word (45 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (64KB)

Applicant Name
Bellevue School District -- Bellevue School District

Project Name
Re-imagining Career and College Readiness: STEM, Rigor, and Equity in a Comprehensive High School

Standardized Score:
96.28

Abstract download filesMS Word (39 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (73KB)

Applicant Name
Board of Education of the City of New York -- Division of Talent, Labor and Innovation, Office of School of One

Project Name
New York City Department of Education - School of One

Standardized Score:
104.18

Abstract download filesMS Word (39 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (66KB)

Applicant Name
Boston Plan for Excellence in the Public Schools Foundation

Project Name
Boston Teacher Residency: Building the Pipeline of Effective Teachers for Turnaround Schools

Standardized Score:
96.48

Abstract download filesMS Word (39 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (94KB)

Applicant Name
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee

Project Name
The Milwaukee Community Literacy Project

Standardized Score:
96.40

Abstract download filesMS Word (38 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (65KB)

Applicant Name
California Education Round Table Intersegmental Coordinating Committee -- Alliance for Regional Collaboration to Heighten Educational Success (ARCHES)

Project Name
STEM Learning Opportunities Providing Equity

Standardized Score:
98.96

Abstract download filesMS Word (40 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (78KB)

Applicant Name
Corona-Norco Unified School District -- Curriculum and Instruction, Educational Services

Project Name
Write Up

Standardized Score:
102.68

Abstract download filesMS Word (39 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (67KB)

Applicant Name
District 75/New York City Department of Education

Project Name
Everyday Arts for Special Education

Standardized Score:
104.60

Abstract download filesMS Word (39 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (63KB)

Applicant Name
EDUCATION CONNECTION -- Center for 21st Century Skills, School Services

Project Name
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Education for the 21st Century (STEM21)

Standardized Score:
103.87

Abstract download filesMS Word (41 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (71KB)

Applicant Name
Erikson Institute

Project Name
Achieving High Standards for Pre-K-Grade 3 Mathematics: A Whole Teacher Approach to Professional Development

Standardized Score:
102.10

Abstract download filesMS Word (39 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (65KB)

Applicant Name
Exploratorium -- Institute for Inquiry

Project Name
Integrating English Language Development and Science: A Professional Development Approach

Standardized Score:
98.71

Abstract download filesMS Word (41 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (63KB)

Applicant Name
Forsyth County Schools

Project Name
EngageME P.L.E.A.S.E.

Standardized Score:
97.14

Abstract download filesMS Word (37 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (73KB)

Applicant Name
IDEA Public Schools

Project Name
Rio Grande Valley Center for Teaching and Leading Excellence

Standardized Score:
100.27

Abstract download filesMS Word (40 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (73KB)

Applicant Name
Iredell-Statesville Schools

Project Name
COMPASS: Collaborative Organizational Model to Promote Aligned Support Structures

Standardized Score:
102.58

Abstract download filesMS Word (39 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (78KB)

Applicant Name
Jefferson County Board

Project Name
Making Time for What Matters

Standardized Score:
99.68

Abstract download filesMS Word (41 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (68KB)

Applicant Name
Los Angeles Unified School District -- Office of the Superintendent

Project Name
L.A.'s Bold Competition -- Turning Around and Operating Its Low-Performing Schools

Standardized Score:
97.17

Abstract download filesMS Word (40 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (158KB)

Applicant Name
Montgomery County Public Schools -- Office of Curriculum and Instructional Programs

Project Name
North Star

Standardized Score:
100.39

Abstract download filesMS Word (39 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (73KB)

Applicant Name
National Forum to Accelerate Middle-Grades Reform

Project Name
Schools to Watch: School Transformation Network

Standardized Score:
99.66

Abstract download filesMS Word (39 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (74KB)

Applicant Name
Plymouth Public Schools

Project Name
New England Network for Personalization and Performance (NETWORK)

Standardized Score:
96.26

Abstract download filesMS Word (39 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (74KB)

Applicant Name
Saint Vrain Valley School District -- Priority Schools

Project Name
St. Vrain Valley School District i3 Project

Standardized Score:
116.95

Abstract download filesMS Word (40 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (71KB)

Applicant Name
School Board of Miami-Dade County, Florida -- Intergovernmental Affairs, Grants Administration, and Community Services, Grants Administration

Project Name
Florida Master Teacher Initiative

Standardized Score:
97.96

Abstract download filesMS Word (39 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (65KB)

Applicant Name
Search Institute

Project Name
The Building Assets-Reducing Risks Program: Replication and Expansion of an Effective Strategy to Turn Around Low Achieving Schools

Standardized Score:
108.39

Abstract download filesMS Word (38 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (61KB)

Applicant Name
Take Stock in Children Inc.

Project Name
Facilitating Long-Term Improvements in Graduation and Higher Education for Tomorrow

Standardized Score:
98.73

Abstract download filesMS Word (39 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (67KB)

Applicant Name
The Achievement Network LTD

Project Name
Improving Data Use in Schools: Expanding the Achievement Network Model

Standardized Score:
100.06

Abstract download filesMS Word (39 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (64KB)

Applicant Name
The Studio in a School Association, Inc.

Project Name
Arts Achieve: Impacting Student Success in the Arts

Standardized Score:
96.31

Abstract download filesMS Word (38 KB)

Yes

Application
download files PDF

Reviewers' comments and raw scores
download files PDF (74KB)


 
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