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Dr. Jeannette LaFors

Director of Equity Initiatives

The Education Trust Inc

Direct Phone: (510) ***-**** ext. ***       

Email: j***@***.org

The Education Trust Inc

1250 H St. NW Suite 700

Washington Dc, District of Columbia 20005

United States

Company Description

The Education Trust works for the high academic achievement of all students at all levels, pre-kindergarten through college, and forever closing the achievement gaps that separate low-income students and students of color from other youth. Our basic tenet... more

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Employment History

Director of Practice and Equity Initiatives
The Education Trust Inc

Education

B.A.
American Studies
Stanford University

M.A.
Education
Stanford University

Ph.D.
Education Administration & Policy Analysis
Stanford

Web References (33 Total References)


Jeannette ...

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Jeannette LaFors

Director of Equity Initiatives Jeannette has nearly twenty years of experience in the education sector. She obtained a B.A. from Stanford University in American Studies and went on to get her M.A. in Education, also from Stanford. She taugh...
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For information about our practice work with schools and districts contact Jeannette LaFors x320.


"I don't think that's fair for ...

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"I don't think that's fair for students to have to be kind of caught in the middle there while our policy makers figure out how to help them," said Jeannette LaFors, director of equity initiatives at The Education Trust-West.

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On the one hand, the more rigorous standards associated with the Common Core could mean that students perform "as well or better" on the exit exam, said Jeannette LaFors, director of equity initiatives at The Education Trust-West, a nonprofit policy and educational equity advocacy group.
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"I don't think that's fair for students to have to be kind of caught in the middle there while our policy-makers figure out how to help them," LaFors said.


California GEAR UP blog » 2014 » May

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For far too long, teachers in our state haven't been able to get the feedback or the supports they deserve," said Dr. Jeannette LaFors, Director of Equity Initiatives at The Education Trust-West, a statewide education advocacy organization that works to close the opportunity and achievement gaps that separate students of color and low-income students from their more advantaged peers.


California GEAR UP blog

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For far too long, teachers in our state haven’t been able to get the feedback or the supports they deserve,â€� said Dr. Jeannette LaFors, Director of Equity Initiatives at The Education Trustâ€"West, a statewide education advocacy organization that works to close the opportunity and achievement gaps that separate students of color and low-income students from their more advantaged peers. “What was so interesting in our study was the extent to which teachers credited the measures and supports of their evaluation system as a way to increase their effectiveness in the classroom.


These ideas drive the upcoming report ...

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These ideas drive the upcoming report by ETW Director of Equity Initiatives Jeannette LaFors, who is currently examining districts pioneering the implementation of "multi-measure" teacher evaluation and support systems. All systems studied include support for student improvement over time, stakeholder feedback and the assessment of teacher practice, LaFors explained.

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Jeannette LaFors and Cori Meichtry at Education Trust-West Teacher Evaluation Event
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TAP Master Teacher Cori Meichtry answers a question about TAP from Education Trust-West's Jeannette LaFors, author of the new report to be released this summer.

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