Excellence Through Equity: Five Principles of Courageous Leadership to Guide Achievement for Every Student by Alan M. Blankstein [PDF]

Courageous, inspiring examples of educational equity in action!

This illuminating book builds the case that equity is the most powerful means we have to lift all children to higher achievement and to benefit society at large. Readers will find:

Examples of high-leverage practices used by award-winning schools and districts
System-level examples of excellence through equity including whole state and district-wide
Examples of classroom level practice that lead to success for students from underserved populations as well as for their more privileged peers
A powerful concluding chapter that focuses on what we can learn from other nations that have pursued the goals of educational equity