Data-Driven Instruction Earns a Rural District National Acclaim

Bringing a school district from lagging to leading takes skill and a united vision. Over eight years, northern Michigan’s Crawford AuSable School District (CASD) has set itself apart by using a teamwork-driven approach to move every student closer to college and career readiness. While today’s CASD still serves a financially vulnerable community—rising student achievement has earned it both state and national recognition.

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