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Recent Webinars & Events

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OECD’s New Report on Supporting Teacher Professionalism

The Alliance for Excellent Education, NCTAF, and OECD Invite You to OECD’s New Report on Supporting Teacher Professionalism Friday, February 12, 2016 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (ET) Presenters Andreas Schleicher, Director for Education and Skills and Special Advisor on Education Policy to the Secretary-General, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Nicole Gavin, PhD, […]

Categories: International Comparisons
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Teaching for Deeper Learning for All Students

On February 2, 2016, the Alliance for Excellent Education (the Alliance) and the National Commission on Teaching and America’s Future (NCTAF) held their third webinar in a series designed to explore the conditions needed to support great teaching for deeper learning. The promising practices, recommendations, and lessons learned will inform a collective effort, led by NCTAF, around supporting great teaching.

Categories: Deeper Learning
The Graduation Effect

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The Graduation Effect: The Economic Impact of a High School Diploma

In this webinar, panelists will discuss the Graduation Effect—the impact enjoyed by individuals, families, communities, states, and the nation when young people graduate from high school—and share brand-new data from the Alliance for Excellent Education’s (the Alliance) economic model demonstrating the positive national, state, and metro-level impacts to be had if 90 percent of students graduate from high school.

Categories: High School Dropout Rates, High School Graduation Rates
Future Ready Schools

Webinar:

Student Tech Teams: From Creation to Implementation

The Alliance for Excellent Education Invites You to a Attend a Webinar Student Tech Teams: From Creation to Implementation Panelists Tom Murray, Director of State and District Digital Learning, Alliance for Excellent Education Jennifer Scheffer, Mobile Learning Coach, Burlington Public Schools (MA) Timmy Sullivan, Student, Burlington Public Schools (MA) Please join Future Ready Schools in […]

Categories: Future Ready
Future Ready Schools

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Learning Spaces Design: Creating Spaces That Work for Kids

Please join Future Ready Schools in a webinar that is part of its Leadership Network, a one-stop shop of professional learning opportunities for school leaders. This Google Hangout will explore the need for schools to transform learning spaces to better meet the needs of today’s learners.

Categories: Future Ready
National Commission on Teaching & America's Future

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Maximizing Teacher Agency in Professional Learning

On November 10, 2015 the Alliance for Excellent Education (the Alliance) and the National Commission on Teaching and America’s Future (NCTAF) held the second in a series of webinars exploring the conditions needed to support great teaching for deeper learning. The promising practices, recommendations, and lessons learned inform a collective effort, led by NCTAF, around supporting great teaching. This joint webinar focused on an important component of effective professional learning: maximizing teacher agency. What are the practices and conditions that draw upon educator expertise, build their capacity to become good consumers of professional learning, and give them choices that lead to improvements in the instructional practice they most need to improve student learning?

Categories: Deeper Learning
Most Likely To Succeed

Webinar:

Most Likely to Succeed: A Screening and Discussion on Next-Generation High Schools

The Alliance for Excellent Education and Change the Equation, in Conjunction with the White House Next Gen High School Summit, Invite You to Most Likely to Succeed: A Screening and Discussion on Next-Generation High Schools   U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) Edward Brown, Graduate, Springfield Renaissance School (MA) Ted Dintersmith, Executive Producer, Most Likely to […]

Categories: Achievement Gap, High School Graduation Rates, High School Reform
Future Ready Schools

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Transform Your District’s Professional Learning: How the Edcamp Model Can Empower Educators and Transform Culture

The Alliance for Excellent Education Invites You to a Attend a Future Ready Schools Webinar Transform Your District’s Professional Learning: How the Edcamp Model Can Empower Educators and Transform Culture Panelists Hadley Ferguson, Executive Director, Edcamp Foundation Tom Murray, State and District Digital Learning Director, Alliance for Excellent Education On October 27, 2015 Future Ready […]

Categories: Future Ready
October 2, 2015: Apprenticeships Webinar

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Raising the Bar for the Quality of Career Preparation Pathways: Apprenticeships

On October 2, 2015, the Alliance for Excellent Education and Asia Society held a webinar on the pressing need and vast opportunity to prepare students for a range of meaningful career opportunities through apprenticeships. The Asia Society’s Global Cities Education Network works to identify international best practice in creating robust approaches to career preparation pathways. The webinar explored how the U.S. education system can connect the needs of adolescents with the needs of the economy and signal to employers that high school graduates have the requisite skills and knowledge for high-need, high-skill positions.

Categories: College & Career Readiness
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