Anisah Waite

Anisah Waite
Continuous Improvement Coach,
New Visions for Public Schools

Anisah Waite is a continuous improvement coach who works with principals and school leadership teams to support the design and improvement of core school systems. Prior to joining New Visions, she conducted education policy research on school culture, teacher professional community, and school leadership. She also taught a course on the sociology of schools at Teachers College, Columbia University. Waite began her career as a high school science teacher in New York City. She received her PhD in education from the University of California, Berkeley.

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Publications by Anisah Waite
How Districts Responded to Flexibility in Tier 3 Categorical Funds in 2010–2011
California's system of school finance is highly regulated and prescriptive. A large share of state funding is allocated through categorical programs, that is, programs whose funding is contingent upon districts using the money in a particular way or…