Education Walkthrough Blog

A blog about teaching, leadership and education for teachers, administrators, educational leaders and anyone who is committed to improving student achievement. We publish articles on classroom walkthroughs, teacher coaching, classroom management strategies and instructional methods focused on improving academic performance in the areas of reading, writing, math and science.

Education Funding

Leveraging the SPSA to Meet the Needs of Underserved Students: A Guide for California Schools

In this article, we will focus on how the SPSA can be used by California schools to address the needs of underserved students and improve their performance. We will highlight the importance of utilizing federal resources to support these students and how Education Walkthrough can help schools document and evaluate the impact of their programs. Our platform provides a quick and easy way for school leaders to observe, document, and share feedback with teachers, helping to ensure that federally-funded programs are aligned with the priorities and goals of the school and LEA.

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Professional Development

Maximizing the Impact of Federal Investments: Using the SPSA to Improve Student Achievement in California Schools

In this article, we will explore how the School Plan for Student Achievement (SPSA) program in California can be used by schools to maximize the impact of federal investments and increase student achievement. We will discuss the importance of aligning the SPSA with the Local Control and Accountability Plan and the role of Education Walkthrough in supporting this process. By using our platform, school leaders can observe and document teacher instruction, provide immediate feedback, and generate a comprehensive report that can inform the SPSA plan and support continuous improvement.

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