District and School Improvement

Better schools help make better communities and improve students’ chances of success. Our work in school improvement and effectiveness encompasses a broad range of issues, including comprehensive school reform, high school improvement, turnaround schools, and standards-based reform, as well as policies and practices that influence teacher effectiveness.

Our Work

AIR's District and School Improvement Center helps school districts and schools achieve a coherent, disciplined approach to teaching and learning that is embedded throughout school and district practices; improve school climate and culture; develop more effective teachers and leaders; foster improved parent and community engagement; and create higher expectations and results for all students.


Kerstin Le Floch
Managing Researcher
Image of Betheny Lyke
Principal TA Consultant