The Academic Audit

Gill, Rosa
November 2008
American School Board Journal;Nov2008, Vol. 195 Issue 11, p35
The article focuses on the Wake County Public School System in North Carolina. It explains that the school is known for being successful and its administrators have researched the reasons for its success in the form of a curriculum management audit. The process of educational change which the system underwent is described, including the hiring of Del Burns as the superintendent, the employment of auditors to measure standards in the system, and implementing the recommendations found in the audit.


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