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The Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act (Perkins V) includes several provisions that support the implementation of Linked Learning and other...

This webinar will provide an overview of what’s in the new law, which will go into effect on July 1, 2019, plus how the new law can specifically support the implementation of...

As a child, Amin Robinson dreamed of becoming a firefighter, but his ambitions changed as he grew older. Today, this member of the Class of 2018 (pictured here in his high school...

The responsibility to deliver college- and career-readiness education programs and services has evolved to include an array of organizational partnerships and alliances. Some act...

The economic success of the United States depends on a qualified and competent workforce that demonstrates advanced levels of knowledge and skill. It is incumbent upon the nation...

HIGH SCHOOL SOUP
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Skyline High School in Oakland, California. (photo by Allison Shelley/The Verbatim Agency for the Alliance for Excellent Education)
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What skills do students need to be considered “life ready?” For Virginia high school graduates, they may sound familiar: “critical and creative thinkers, excellent...

Ever wonder why teenagers are so quick to adopt Instagram, Snapchat, and other forms of social media? Or take up X Games sports such as skateboarding and snowboarding? A new...

We have new information on the timeline for implementing the new Perkins law, plus updates on ESSA, innovative assessments, and new data on low-graduation rate high schools that...

If you regularly interact with adolescents, whether as a parent, educator, or community member, you’ve likely noticed that there are factors that set teens apart from children...

Is it possible to test how creative someone is? There are quite a few tests on the internet that claim to do so. Of course, there are also “tests” on the internet than can...

THE GRADUATION EFFECT
Increasing California’s high school graduation rate to 90% would create 3,300 new jobs and save $7.7 billion in health care spending. What would a 90% high school graduation rate would mean for your local economy?
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Ever wonder why teenagers are so quick to adopt Instagram, Snapchat, and other forms of social media? Or take up X Games sports such as skateboarding and snowboarding? A new...

On July 31, 2018, President Trump signed the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act (Perkins V) into law. The law reauthorizes and updates the Carl...

Is it possible to test how creative someone is? There are quite a few tests on the internet that claim to do so. Of course, there are also “tests” on the internet than can...

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In this webinar, representatives from Meriden School District will share how they are using the initiative to support personalized professional learning for teachers...

This webinar will provide an overview of what’s in the new law, which will go into effect on July 1, 2019, plus how the new law can specifically support the...

In this webinar conversation with Alliance for Excellent Education President Bob Wise, Raymond, now president of the Stuart Foundation will offer advice and share...

In this webinar, the Alliance for Excellent Education (All4Ed) welcomes Dr. Jesse Washington, III, a practitioner, and Dr. Richard Clark, a researcher, to examine...

Join the Alliance for Excellent Education (All4Ed) for a webinar and book talk, during which All4Ed President Bob Wise will interview Sarah-Jayne Blakemore, PhD,...

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Six states don’t collect school- or district-level data on teachers’ races despite stark teacher diversity gap,… https://t.co/gOcofP4Cq72d
RT @Center4Promise: How can schools move away from #ExclusionaryDiscipline? Make student learning the ultimate goal. Build trusting rel… https://t.co/zn0VhkrbQ92d
RT @NatashaOArcher: @StaffordBrizard facilitated an amazing whole child equity discussion this morning with @opportunityorg President… https://t.co/xwQDVNg0zk2d
RT @springpointEDU: Fascinating new report from @All4Ed on the science of adolescent learning. For anyone interesting in… https://t.co/jnNL3452HP2d
RT @Hunt_Institute: Policymakers can take a closer look at how their state includes subgroup data in their #ESSA plans and consider the… https://t.co/HW953tt9IP2d
Get up to speed on what’s new in the updated federal career and technical education law, #PerkinsCTE, with these qu… https://t.co/j1KoGcLmLx3d
RT @opportunityorg: "We have to make the traditional not the enemy of transformation. There’s a lot of tradition we want to honor and r… https://t.co/h97hQku2rV4d
A policy meant to make sure students stay on track appears to have caused more students to leave school altogether.… https://t.co/KjfFwiA8TS4d
“The makerspace has given some opportunity for those kids to have their moment, for them to shine." Here's what it… https://t.co/4E1efi3sem4d
Why #ESSA Misses Hundreds of Low-Graduation-Rate High Schools https://t.co/fZZENiPWwC @educationweek5d
More than 70 percent of students in this high-quality career and technical education program plan to attend college… https://t.co/n9ijoJZPeG5d
“It’s not that I want, I need to get a degree...failure is not an option.” How one Newark high school is closing th… https://t.co/2RLtuywEnU5d
Tennessee program allows high school students to get a full day of work-based learning experience while completing… https://t.co/Dwx0ZrYGWg6d
RT @LauraGilchrist4: Kansas edus---get excited! @thomascmurray is keynoting @ksdehq conference this week. Tom is the Director of Innovat… https://t.co/d4elu6MLvg6d
RT @Hunt_Institute: . @All4Ed two-page equity analysis of #ESSA state plans, which summarizes all state plans on the two #equity indica… https://t.co/xz2rW3TjYQ6d
There’s a new career and technical education law in town! Are you caught up with the latest? Check out three fact s… https://t.co/hGBQip7wn16d
Today's #DeeperLearning Digest is out! Are Your Students “Life Ready?” https://t.co/l5I3sidQXc https://t.co/SyhnA3oiBi1w
RT @linked_learning: ICYMI - #LinkedLearning President @anne4LLA traveled to Washington D.C. in May to stress the importance of quality… https://t.co/QBa1iHUVu91w