This nationally recognized research and training center provides technical assistance to school districts and other service delivery leaders throughout the United States. The Institute of School Reform's $20 million budget is derived from grants from federal, state, and private sources.

Vision: All schools in the state of Florida will have the capacity to provide a safe, effective, and efficient environment to continuously improve the academic and social/emotional growth of ALL students and to actively engage families and communities in the schooling process.

Mission: To implement research-based and innovative practices in Florida schools through the use of technical assistance, training, coaching, and program evaluation focused in the following areas:

  • Implementation of a State and District-Wide Multi-Tiered System of Supports Delivery System
  • Comprehensive and Integrated Student Support Services
  • Technology and Learning Connections
  • Healthy Schools HIV/STD Prevention Education
  • Differentiated Accountability/Systemic School Improvement
  • Voluntary Prekindergarten
  • Continuous Improvement Management System (School and District Improvement Planning Process)

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