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The following articles offer insight into school turnaround:

The Big U Turn compares turnarounds in business with turnarounds in schools.

Successful School Turnarounds: Seven Steps for District Leaders describes district management practices that support turnaround efforts.

Tough Questions for Tough Times focuses on key details to consider in turning around low performing schools.

Common Elements of Successful School Turnarounds: Research and Experience outlines common strategies in school turnaround.

Turning Around Schools in Need highlights President Obama and Secretary of Education Duncan's push for turning around the nation's lowest performing schools.

Meeting the Challenge of School Turnaround offers seven recommendations for turning low-performing schools around. 


The following websites provide information, research studies, and articles on school turnaround:

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