P.O Box 8891
Toledo, Ohio 43623
Last updated May 30, 2001
- Toledo Public
Schools Strategic Position and Mission Statement 1999-2001
- In the Priorities
for Improvement section of the TPS goals for the 1999-2000 and 2000-2001
school years, the Toledo Public Schools list nine proficiency tests
as areas for improvement. They also plan to send 100 teachers to ThinkingWorks
programs to help improve student performance on those proficiency tests.
- Toledo Blade,
February 3, 2000: "School Readies for Arctic Trek toward Better
- by Heather Denniss.
Described how ThinkingWorks methods and materials helped students prepare
for their trip to the Toledo Zoo's Arctic Encounter exhibit.
- Toledo Blade April
26, 1998: "Students Clued to ThinkingWorks"
- by Tom Troy. Described
how ThinkingWorks was used at Sherman Elementary and other Toledo Public
Schools in various subject areas and the statistically significant positive
impact it has had on Ohio proficiency test reading scores.
- School Lines:
Toledo Public Schools Newsletter 1-27-97
- Cover article
explained how ThinkingWorks improves student reading and writing across
the curriculum, and the way it helps teachers throughout school buildings
and districts collaborate.