The vision of Stamford Achieves is to serve as an advocate and catalyst for closing the achievement gap in Stamford. This organization has pledged to make certain that not only will excellent education be available to all students, but that all students will achieve.
Stamford Achieves will:
- Advocate for change and build grass roots support for closing the achievement gap
- Encourage open and courageous discussion among stakeholders -- the Superintendent, the Board of Education, educators, students, parents, not-for-profit organizations and members of the community at large
- Work with the Stamford Public Schools and professional consultants to recommend policy changes and improvements to ensure that our public schools work better for all. Pursue necessary resources
- Monitor progress toward goals