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State and local officials’ efforts to undermine public education by playing politics with school curricula run against the interest of most American children and families.
Sep 19, 2022
The i3 program’s support for the evaluation and growth of promising innovations should be part of increased investments in educational research and development.
Nov 5, 2019
Neil Campbell, Abby Quirk
Getting high school students to and through college requires K-12 school systems to invest more in comprehensive college preparation efforts.
Apr 30, 2018
Sarah Shapiro, Neil Campbell
Education savings accounts are another attempt to divert public funding into a voucher-like program.
Mar 8, 2018
This issue brief explains how 15 states are leveraging Title II, Part A of ESSA to modernize and elevate the teaching profession.
Feb 5, 2018
This interactive tool provides examples of programs and initiatives across the country working to modernize and elevate the teaching profession.
Stephenie Johnson, Mathew Brady
The authority to change school governance may be a lever to turn around struggling schools.
Feb 2, 2018
Sixteen states and Washington, D.C., submitted plans to the Education Department for school accountability under ESSA.
Aug 4, 2017
Samantha Batel, Laura Jimenez
States are using new indicators to measure and support student and school performance under the Every Student Succeeds Act.
The Every Student Succeeds Act provides new opportunities for school leaders to cultivate students’ learning mindsets.
Jun 23, 2017
Ulrich Boser, Perpetual Baffour
As testing opt-out loses steam and students make large gains in reading and math, advocates of the Common Core State Standards have greater confidence that more students are achieving to higher standards.
May 9, 2017
Laura Jimenez, Coleton Whitaker, Samantha Batel
The Center for American Progress models three school identification system designs to help states measure and rate school performance.
Mar 3, 2017
Laura Jimenez, Scott Sargrad, Samantha Batel, 1 More
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