Doug Lemov's field notes

Reflections on teaching, literacy, coaching, and practice.

09.22.14 On Training and Turnaround: A Note from Annabel Bates

One of the highlights of my time in the UK has been working with the driven and dynamic educators at ARK schools, who run high performing schools in London, Birmingham, Portsmouth and Hastings, including schools in some of those cities’ most economically deprived neighborhoods. I recently visited ARK Elvin Academy, near Wembley Stadium.  Elvin is a…