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As the year comes to a close, the Alliance is taking a look back on its most talked about – and Tweeted – High School Soup blog posts. Over this year, the Alliance debuted...

The D.C. State Board of Education on Thursday night voted unanimously to table a vote on proposed revisions to graduation requirements that would create more flexible routes to a...

Nine out of 10 New York City teachers received one of the top two rankings in the first year of a new evaluation system that was hailed as a better way of assessing how they...

The following blog post is another in the Alliance’s “Core of the Matter” blog series focusing on the implementation of the Common Core State Standards and struggling...

Teens in Shanghai spend 14 hours a week on homework, while students in the U.S. spend about six. That’s according to a new report on data the Organization for Economic...

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On December 11, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted to increase funding for the federal E-rate program by $1.5 billion annually to improve internet access in U.S....

Last week, the U.S. Congress passed a spending package that sets funding levels for federal education programs and the U.S. Department of Education (ED) for Fiscal Year (FY) 2015,...

In a December 1 Associated Press article, U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN), who will chair the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) when the new...

As students across the country begin the first wave of full implementation of new assessments this month, a new report by the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College...

    The Alliance for Excellent Education wishes you and yours a happy holiday season and best wishes for the new year! This is the last issue before the...

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On December 16, 2014 the Alliance for Excellent Education hosted a webinar in its Project 24 leadership series. Project 24 is a systemic planning framework around the...

On December 9, 2014 the Alliance for Excellent Education and the Council of State Governments (CSG) Justice Center hosted a webinar on school discipline and climate data...

Are we really listening to the voices of those who go through our educational system or are we excluding them from the debate? Classroom teacher and author, Pernille...

On November 10, 2014 the Alliance for Excellent Education and Washington Partners, LLC hosted a webinar on the impact of the 2014 election results on federal education...

This webinar discusses the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), which was passed by the U.S. Congress in 1998 to protect the online privacy of children....

Year in Review, Top Webinar #5: Implementing #Project24 in WV http://t.co/kootijDLpb #edtechchat #futureready7h
Year in Review, Top Pubs #5: Assessment Guide for Policymakers: http://t.co/FfQ0jwINJt #ccss #parcc #sbac12h
Why @bekcikelly & her library are thankful for #internet4schools: http://t.co/iIzDdRSOou2d
@WNContent You're welcome! Our pleasure!2d
.@jddelaney's "Lessons One Teacher Learned About the #CCSS" kicks off @All4Ed list of our Top Five Blogs for 2014! http://t.co/9C58Q1yFCq2d
What Teachers Think: Feedback on Edtech Tools from Coast to Coast http://t.co/CzEyla4Zni #edtech via @EdSurge2d
.@All4Ed is celebrating it's Top Five Blogs of 2014! Join us as we take a look back on the year! http://t.co/EfafK4vIFE #edchat2d
The best-of-the-best: #edtech all-stars of 2014. What stands out to you? http://t.co/KUVVPkec4Z via @WNContent http://t.co/SEmZTxCDzV2d
.@LDH_ed, @PedroANoguera: #CommonCore can improve learning w/ tremendous education transformations: http://t.co/wy9Cet6xIk #CoreMatters2d
Coming up next week: @all4ed’s top pubs, videos, and webinars of the year! What was your fav?2d
.@LDH_ed & @PedroANoguera: The #CommonCore could teach students how to ‘learn to learn’ http://t.co/wy9Cet6xIk #CoreMatters #4Cchat3d
.@LDH_ed, @PedroANoguera: #CCSS can improve learning w/ tremendous education transformations: http://t.co/wy9Cet6xIk #CoreMatters #lrnchat3d
.@LDH_ed & @PedroANoguera talk Equity, #DeeperLearning, & #CommonCore in the latest CoreMatters blog: http://t.co/wy9Cet6xIk #diversedu3d
Learn how the @FCC's “yes” vote impacts YOUR state: http://t.co/2Dv5iqfhVk (data via @FCC & @USACoutreach)3d
'Are High School Graduates Prepared for College and Work?' http://t.co/TYmly7TsY2 #CommonCore #CCSS @AchieveInc @StudentSuccess3d
.@LDH_ed & @PedroANoguera '#CCSS could enable students to develop #deeperlearning competencies' http://t.co/wy9Cet6xIk #CoreMatters #edchat3d
.@LDH_ed & @PedroANoguera: The #CommonCore could teach students how to ‘learn to learn’ http://t.co/wy9Cet6xIk #CoreMatters3d