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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...

Equipping all students with the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in postsecondary education and enter the twentyfirst- century job market is fundamental to the current...

Senate Career and Technical Education Caucus, in Conjunction with the Alliance for Excellent Education, Invite You to Attend an Event Career Pathways: Exploring the Partnership...

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Ninth-grade students work together on an Algebra II assignment. Photo by Allison Shelley/The Verbatim Agency for American Education: Images of Teachers and Students in Action
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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...

Imagine students maintaining a digital portfolio of their deeper learning skills, keeping track of projects and tasks that have involved critical thinking, collaboration,...

Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos was back on Capitol Hill last week defending her policies and proposed budget for the U.S. Department of Education. Also last week – there was...

This week we released a report that is the start of a major initiative for the Alliance for Excellent Education (All4Ed) to ensure that critical education decisions are driven by...

Twitter chat, much? That’s where all the deeper learning action is these days! From a Hewlett Foundation chat today at 1:30pm ET, to a chat solely focused on assessment for...

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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This week we released a report that is the start of a major initiative for the Alliance for Excellent Education (All4Ed) to ensure that critical education decisions are driven by...

MEDIA CONTACTS: Tonya Williams, tonyaw@americaspromise.org, 202-657-0644 Daria Hall, dariah@americaspromise.org, 202-657-0621 Grad Nation Report Highlights Progress and...

Schools often consult outside experts to help them enhance their curriculum or improve student outcomes, using the latest and greatest assessment tools in hopes of seeing a...

Twitter chat, much? That’s where all the deeper learning action is these days! From a Hewlett Foundation chat today at 1:30pm ET, to a chat solely focused on assessment for...

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Join the Alliance for Excellent Education and UnidosUS for a brief call-to-action webinar urging Congress to support the rights of undocumented immigrant students. Join...

During the briefing, a group of distinguished panelists offered actions that students, parents, community members, educators, and policymakers can take to ensure...

In this webinar, members of the VVUSD leadership team shared how they used the five-step FRS planning process to create their district’s FRS action plan. They...

This webinar will explore ways that Mr. Aviles is challenging the status quo as it relates to what a technology class should be and what technology integration looks...

During this webinar, the Alliance for Excellent Education released new economic data demonstrating how increasing the high school graduation rate to 90 percent will lead...

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In case you missed it: @BetsyDeVos was back on Capitol Hill last week defending her policies & proposed budget for… https://t.co/8i5XSaeDeu3d
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RT @linked_learning: Last month, #LinkedLearning President @anne4LLA traveled to Washington D.C. to stress the importance of quality… https://t.co/FSzNgbeUv76d
Hey #CLASconv18! See how increasing the high school graduation rate in Alabama would boost tax revenue, GDP, home &… https://t.co/R7nxG7PPaC6d
Schools across the country are moving away from an era of zero-tolerance policies and encouraging students to resol… https://t.co/9iWuWc6JRl6d
On today's #FederalFlash, Betsy DeVos goes to battle for her proposed budget for the @usedgov, but ends up defendin… https://t.co/WcgmC80eq21w
RT @CarnegieCorp: New @All4Ed report highlights how organizations are connecting the science of adolescent learning research to pract… https://t.co/qR7DOkolBO1w
Stagnant #NAEP scores spell trouble ahead for the U.S. economy, writes Eric Hanushek in @educationweek https://t.co/UWzPAi43IN1w
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RT @remakelearning: "Learner development is a continuum with different developmental needs at different stages. With learning now becom… https://t.co/HvVnG4vSy91w
There's an attempt to force a vote in Congress on #DACA. Learn what's happening and what you can do to support undo… https://t.co/qKMVJuNrpR1w
Watch now! Learn how you can help undocumented immigrant students in the next few days: https://t.co/b30rZBESCZ… https://t.co/LOLCGI78rB1w