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LINKED LEARNING
Linked Learning Alliance

Earlier this year, the Alliance for Excellent Education (All4Ed) visited Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) to show members of its staff and several state and local...

The new federal CTE law, Perkins V, provides states and local communities with the opportunity to be creative in ensuring that all young people—particularly those from...

Oakland, California. The name by itself is so rich in history it exudes feelings of nostalgia or grief—or both. The city housed the late Maya Angelou and the infamous Black...

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...

HIGH SCHOOL SOUP
Federal Flash 11-09-2020

Joe Biden and Kamala Harris will be the next president and vice president of the United States. Meanwhile, Republicans gained ground in the House of Representatives and are...

Now, more than ever, digital learning is no longer confined to a school or classroom. Instead, learning is mobile and should be available to students anytime and anywhere. As...

New Civil Rights Data Collection (CRDC) findings were released, but the U.S. Department of Education (ED) isn’t talking about what the data means for students of color....

Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, rates of anxiety were rising among today’s students. But after months of school closures and social distancing, indicators of students’ overall...

Last week, House Democrats brought a new version of the Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions (HEROES) Act to the table that dedicated more funding 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?
STRAIGHT A'S

Straight A’s®: Public Education Policy and Progress: November 2020


How has the COVID-19 pandemic changed our schools? What does remote learning look like? Check out “American Education: Images of Teachers and Students in Action.” This online...

The Latest

As Future Ready Librarians®, we must build inclusive collections and library programs that acknowledge and celebrate diverse experiences and provide instructional...

Guests Martha Bongiorno, President-Elect of the Georgia Library Media Association and Middle School Library Media Specialist, Fulton County Schools (GA) Liz...

Guests Dana Castine, Director for Math, Science, and Technology, Florida Union Free School District (NY) (@DanaCastine) Adam Phyall, Director of Technology and Media...

Guests Anthony Jackson, EdD, Superintendent, Vance County Schools (NC) (@VanceCoSchools) Michael Abensour, Executive Director, Kramden Institute (@Kramden) Avril Smart...

Guests Traci Chun, Teacher Librarian, Vancouver Public Schools (WA) (@TraciChun) Jeremy Tortora, Associate Principal and Athletic Director, Vancouver Public Schools (WA)...

16.9 million children across the nation remain logged out of school because they don't have internet at home. Our… https://t.co/PG08zkWm6R19h
Results from state assessments will provide some of the best insight into how the pandemic has impacted learning --… https://t.co/Q4HJ8g8SWm22h
RT @EdProgress: Students of color & students from low-income communities have been disproportionately impacted by the COVID-19 & of… https://t.co/jXKRCM4lre1d
Inadequate and inequitable school funding is one of the most fundamental challenges in our K-12 education system.… https://t.co/5VZ5VoI6B11d
Alarming numbers from @SchoolHouseConn show that as many as 1.4 MILLION children and youth experiencing homelessnes… https://t.co/RbbGq2pnO12d
Have you seen the newest #photos in our free photo library? We just added 225 more that show how teaching & learnin… https://t.co/wc1NdCI5Po2d
Education leaders "can seize this moment to take a hard, honest look at our policies and practices and our rate of… https://t.co/j9OQXx8Vts2d
RT @DuffieldBarbara: Laura is a McKinney-Vento liaison, charged with identifying and enrolling children and youth experiencing… https://t.co/uvbq9s6iNX2d
RT @EdDataCampaign: What progress has California made on its statewide data system? @paigekowalski explains how CA is following best pr… https://t.co/S9lhDLT8C12d
We join state and local education leaders, educators, & unions in calling for a significant investment in broadband… https://t.co/NsJoGPv83P2d
Join us for a conversation on #ESSA’s 5th birthday to reflect on early lessons of ESSA implementation and the impli… https://t.co/hHLVNkIILw3d
RT @EdWeekOpinion: COVID-19 has revealed stark inequities, but education leaders should seize the moment to dismantle them, writes… https://t.co/tDu4DtRJU63d
Biden, top Democrats lay groundwork for multibillion-dollar push to boost U.S. broadband - includes @All4Edhttps://t.co/9Q9gOixbC64d
The Biden-Harris administration must start immediately on a #COVID19 relief package for schools that: ➡️Includes f… https://t.co/taKwCVdUh64d
Have you seen the newest #photos in our free photo library "American #Education: Images of Teachers and Students in… https://t.co/RtdaLquQZc4d
Our analysis (cited here in the @WashingtonPost) found that 17 million children lack access to high-speed broadband… https://t.co/Gce13RBUST5d
Biden, top Democrats lay groundwork for multibillion-dollar push to boost U.S. broadband - includes @All4Edhttps://t.co/J1uxUYpQCp5d
RT @FutureReady: How has the COVID-19 pandemic changed our schools? What does remote learning look like? Check out new images from… https://t.co/in6MUp5x5p5d
We support administering statewide assessments in 2020-21 school year b/c it's a critical way to help state leaders… https://t.co/f5ji1QbVuO5d
How many students in *your state* are being locked out of their virtual classrooms? Check out our #HomeworkGap pr… https://t.co/5BzkTQOkvM5d