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Over the next five years nearly half of first teachers will transfer to a new school or leave the profession altogether — only to be replaced with similarly fresh-faced...

As with the rest of society, technology is a growing force in the education world. From online projects to interactive projector displays, the use of digital applications and...

A stack of research suggests that all the classroom technology in the world can’t compare to the power of a great teacher. And, since we haven’t yet figured out how to...

As a movement to reform high school gains momentum around the country, vocational education is being revived. New models are seeking to change the reputation of career and...

In an op-ed for The Hill, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan wrote that every child in America deserves an equal opportunity to succeed, and that such an opportunity can be...

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With Republicans now in control of the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate, the U.S. Congress is poised to pass a congressional budget resolution that increases...

Speaking at the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) annual legislative conference on March 24, House Education and the Workforce Committee Chairman John Kline (R-MN)...

Black and Hispanic students have long graduated from high school at lower rates than their white peers, but new data from the U.S. Department of Education (ED) released on March...

The latest monthly jobs report from the U.S. Department of Labor is due this Friday and is likely to show a national unemployment rate that continues to recover from the depths of...

Girls have outscored boys on every U.S. reading assessment since the 1970s, but recent gains in boys’ reading achievement are narrowing that gap, according to a new report from...

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On March 17, 2015, the Alliance for Excellent Education, SHLB Coalition, New America, and Benton Foundation celebrated the five-year anniversary of the Federal...

On March 11, 2015 the Alliance and MDRC held a webinar to discuss recent innovations in high school reform and facilitate a conversation among education leaders about...

On March 10, 2015, the Alliance for Excellent Education held an in-depth discussion on how innovative schools can use performance assessment and project-based learning...

Co-Creating Digital Learning Experiences Panelists Steven Anderson, Digital Learning Expert, Blogger, Author Erin Klein, 2014 MACUL Teacher of the Year, Blogger,...

On Monday February 23, 2015 the Alliance for Excellent Education held a Digital Learning Day Google Hangout that explored practical tips and strategies for getting...

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Some of California's largest school districts are receiving big support for the #CommonCore: http://t.co/eBZstxHaWA #CCSS @StudentSuccess10h
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RT @RothmanR: Depth, creativity, and reflection are hallmarks for design for #deeperlearning .@envisionschools http://t.co/wtjsXnMBhy13h
What does "Where's Waldo?" have in common with #ESEA? @All4Ed's @BobWise48 discusses in @HuffPostEdu blog: http://t.co/oT5hFa900y #edpolicy13h
I want my students 2 see the fluidity in math not just procedures for solving an equation http://t.co/CziSakcNA1 #CoreMatters #CCSS #vachat1d
Teacher Erica Williams: We have to allow our students time to grow as thinkers http://t.co/CziSakcNA1 #CoreMatters #edtechchat #masspchat1d
#CoreMatters Blog: Erica Williams, teacher for @CCPS talks 'Keeping Up the Pace with #CommonCore' http://t.co/CziSakcNA1 #4thchat1d
Teacher Erica Williams on #CCSS and a shift in the way we approach student learning http://t.co/CziSakcNA1 #CoreMatters #kyadmin #engchat1d
Maryland teacher Erica WIlliams challanges her students to become lifelong learners w/ #CCSS http://t.co/CziSakcNA1 #CoreMatters #engchat1d
.@PennGSE Prof. Richard Ingersoll discusses the hidden costs of teacher turnover: http://t.co/nUfSrDejOv #edchat @npr_ed1d