Hanover built its K-12 Solutions based on more than 10 years of experience supporting over 700 school districts, regional education agencies, state departments of education, independent schools, and non-profit organizations solving critical instructional and administrative challenges. Our comprehensive solutions use a multi-methods approach including data analytics, survey research, benchmarking, best practice identification, in-depth interviews, and focus groups to help K-12 leaders in every department manage their toughest challenges.

Research Solutions

Hanover’s Research Solutions provide key insights for leadership across instructional and administrative departments

Leadership Solutions

Build a high-performing administration that is the first choice for students, parents, and staff.

Academic Solutions

  • Ensure College and Career Readiness: Support on-time student graduation and prepare all students for post-secondary education and career success.
  • Evaluate Programs: Measure program effectiveness to support informed investments in resources that maximize student outcomes and manage costs.
  • Build Safe and Supportive Environments: Create an environment that supports the academic, cultural, and social-emotional needs of students, parents, and staff through a comprehensive annual assessment of climate and culture.

Administrative Solutions

  • Engage Families and Communities: Expand and strengthen parent engagement and identify community partnerships that support student success.
  • Recruit, Retain and Develop Talent: Attract and retain highly-qualified staff through an enhanced understanding of the teacher experience and staff professional development needs.
  • Improve Operations: Proactively address changes in demographics, enrollment levels, and community expectations in your budgeting decisions.

Grants Solutions

Hanover’s Grants Solutions support your grantwriting needs from a la carte support to full proposal development.

  • Grantseeking Capacity: Develop your organizational capacity to pursue grant funding.
  • Funding Research: Spot grant opportunities aligned to your funding needs.
  • Pre-Proposal Support: Facilitate the development of competitive project concepts prior to submission.
  • Proposal Review & Support: Provide review and revision to ensure the robust proposal submissions.
  • Proposal Development: Engage full proposal development support.

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A Word from One of Our K-12 Education Clients:

When deciding to engage with Hanover, we were impressed by the library of materials that were timely and relevant for many of our current strategies. We are currently embarking on a strategic planning process, where we will develop outcomes, focus areas and initiatives based on the needs of our students and community. The information base will be essential as we make critical decisions that will impact our district for the next several years. With increased demands on data-based decisions that are relevant, effective and high-leverage, an external thought partner and research library is definitely a good investment.

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– Stacey Gray Akyea, Director, Department of Research, Evaluation and Assessment Staff; Saint Paul Public Schools 

Whatever your goals, Hanover will partner with you to create a custom approach to support your needs.

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