Climate Change Series: Federal, State, and Local Policy Recommendations for Creating a Positive School Climate Report/Fact SheetJanuary 22, 2015
Climate Change: Improving School Climate by Supporting Great Teaching Report/Fact SheetSeptember 18, 2014
On the Path to Equity: Improving the Effectiveness of Beginning Teachers Report/Fact SheetJuly 17, 2014
Roughly half a million U.S. teachers either move or leave the profession each year—attrition that costs the United States up to $2.2 billion annually. This high turnover rate disproportionately affects high-poverty schools and seriously compromises the nation’s capacity to ensure that all students have access to skilled teaching.
Testimony of Bob Wise, President of the Alliance for Excellent Education and Former Governor of West Virginia, Before the Joint Interim Committee to Study the Public School Finance System Report/Fact SheetSeptember 24, 2012
Informing Writing: The Benefits of Formative Assessment Report/Fact SheetSeptember 15, 2011
Although some progress has been made in improving the writing achievement of students in American schools, most students do not write well enough to meet grade-level demands.
Engineering Solutions to the National Crisis in Literacy: How to Make Good on the Promise of the Common Core State Standards Report/Fact SheetApril 14, 2011
This brief includes recommendations to leverage improvements in literacy skills from birth through grade twelve by providing systemic approaches, equitable resources, and strong teacher training.
MetLife Survey of the American Teacher: College and Career Readiness and the Implications for Teaching: Speakers Biographies Report/Fact SheetMarch 25, 2011
Teacher and Leader Effectiveness in High-Performing Education Systems Report/Fact SheetMarch 16, 2011
This report examines lessons from these high-performing systems that the United States can apply, and provides detailed descriptions of the policies from each system.