Poor funding, lack of accountability, and lax standards mean that even industrialized nations struggle to keep pace with their global peers when it comes to education. But bigger budgets and greater oversight aren’t enough to bridge the gap. It requires a complete overhaul of the entire K-12 education system.
The K-12 Transformation Framework, developed in partnership with Harvard Business School and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, can help schools around the world to fundamentally reorganize, restructure, and rethink how they deliver K-12 education, from access to outcomes.
The framework combines the key drivers that directly impact student outcomes with the enabling elements—such as personalized learning—that create the right context for change.
The framework brings together everyone in the local education ecosystem—school operators, businesses, local and national partners—and creates a team that is committed to improving student outcomes. Then it effectively incorporates these six elements that can create the right context for change.