Guiding School Improvement with Action Research. by Richard Sagor. Table of Contents. Chapter 3. Professionalism, Teacher Efficacy, and Standards-Based Education Education aid to schools must be fully restored, both frozen need-based aid (Foundation. to tear down higher standards – an outcome that we cannot allow to happen. Gov. Cuomo knows we need to stay the course on. S T A T A T I O N E B O A…