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Explore our library of research papers, case studies, toolkits and books filled with insightful,
practical ideas combining management techniques with educational best practices.

Research Publications
District Management Journal


In this issue, our Spotlight focuses on the topic of "Unlocking Leadership Capacity: The Breakthrough Team Approach," sharing how this approach can help schools and districts empower teams, build leadership capacity, and achieve results.

Also in this issue:

Interview: Deborah Bial, founder and president of the Posse Foundation, discusses Posse's work identifying and preparing promising students of diverse backgrounds to become future leaders for our country

Case Study: Explore how Los Angeles Unified School District (CA) has leveraged the Breakthrough Team Approach to put their strategic plan into action and tapped into the problem-solving potential of frontline staff

DMGroup in Action feature: Learn about recently enacted sweeping special education reform in Vermont that passed with the support of a broad coalition

DMGroup in Action feature: See how your approach to elementary scheduling compares: explore the findings from our national survey of more than 100 principals about their practices

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