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LINKED LEARNING

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...

On October 12, U.S. Representatives Glenn Thompson (R-PA) and Judy Chu (D-CA) and Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) introduced the Education for Tomorrow’s Jobs Act, which would combine...

The future of the American economy increasingly depends on more students graduating from high school ready for college and a career.

The traditional training options available to high school teachers need to be redesigned to better align teacher education with current high school reform efforts, according to a...

This report highlights efforts in California to redesign the traditional training options available to high school teachers in an effort to align teacher education with high...

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deeper learning

This week’s digest examines why deeper learning is especially important in a world where any fact is available from Google, highlights the relationship between art and math, and...

Did you catch the Senate education committee’s hearing on the quality of the plans that states are developing under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) on October 3?...

The film For Ahkeem is the coming-of-age story of Daje Shelton, a seventeen-year-old African American girl from north St. Louis, Missouri. Expelled from her public high school,...

Chicago ninth graders who earn As and Bs experience positive academic outcomes far beyond landing on the school honor roll. Freshmen who earn higher grades are more likely to...

This week’s digest features highlights from a deeper learning gathering in Detroit, new data on student success in New Tech Network schools, a story on student-centered...

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STRAIGHT A'S

Last week was one of the most rejuvenating weeks I have experienced in a long time; it began in Detroit, Michigan, and finished in the Rio Grande Valley of Texas. Despite great...

This month, as students across the country return to the classroom, those in Silver Lake Unified School District (USD 372) in Kansas will find technology and resources that were...

Chicago ninth graders who earn As and Bs experience positive academic outcomes far beyond landing on the school honor roll. Freshmen who earn higher grades are more likely to...

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As the nation strives to educate all young people to become independent and self-directed learners so they have choices in college, a career, and life, each child must...

Using Title I to Promote Deeper Learning Panelists Noah Bookman, Chief Strategy Officer, California Office to Reform Education (CORE) Rick Miller, Executive Director,...

 The Alliance for Excellent Education and Future Ready Schools® Invite You to a Participate in a Webinar  Learning Transformed: 8 Keys to Designing Tomorrow’s...

The Alliance for Excellent Education and the Center for Innovation and Education Invite You to Attend a Webinar How States and School District Leaders Can Assess Deeper...

3 ways the modern school is becoming more like the modern #workplace https://t.co/fPfLnmLNRC via @eschoolnews9h
Now that all #ESSA plans are submitted & ready for review, see how some states are stacking up on #equity measures: https://t.co/kkJ43BSD4w11h
RT @PoliticsK12: Betsy DeVos: All ESSA Plans Are In, Complete, and Ready for Review https://t.co/eoCdkcj1zM #edpolitics11h
How our school is personalizing learning through co-teaching https://t.co/TIT1eN4AGy via @eschoolnews1d
Students have a much greater say in what they learn & how they learn it in this student-centered learning approach https://t.co/CVBXL2Wphe1d
RT @NationalPTA: Register now for upcoming @all4ed @EdCounselDC @WeAreUnidosUS webinar on undocumented students' rights on 10/18. https://t.co/5hIHcapRlZ1d
Having career goals in high school helps students connect studies to the real-world https://t.co/IUX2tGCP25 #CareerTechEd @EducationDive1d
RT @AASAHQ: Webinar [10/18]: Understanding & Protecting the Rights of Undocumented Immigrant Students, via @All4Edhttps://t.co/R6dT4ksybv1d
RT @FFL: Make 1:1 a reality: @Shona_Dee620 shares how #Erate helped her district get there. https://t.co/XLgpouGQSM via @edscoop_news h/t: @All4Ed4d
RT @edscoop_news: New analysis from @FFL and @All4Ed shows that more than 42,700 schools nationwide have accessed Wi-Fi through E-rat… https://t.co/pFT42qLfj24d
RT @BobWise48: We all need to support #undocumented students to continue their education. Watch this webinar on how to help:… https://t.co/AM66KXLnqE5d
Register now for upcoming @all4ed @EdCounselDC @WeAreUnidosUS webinar on #DACA on 10/18. Details:… https://t.co/EaTIf3b2So5d
RT @UChicagoUEI: .@all4ed recaps key points from @UChiConsortium's new report on freshman grades https://t.co/SUkbEX2Ca15d
How important are 9th-grade grades to future success? https://t.co/eoBp3re6ff #edchat https://t.co/k1uTzC2F185d
RT @EdDataCampaign: Data makes #PersonalizedLearning a strategy to help all students achieve college and career success.… https://t.co/4HdL5OjhwK6d
Watch @JHUEdPolicy's Dr. David Steiner & @NMPED Secretary Christopher Ruszkowski discuss the federal role in #ESSA. https://t.co/W9bfzBKj8L6d
Join @all4ed @EdCounselDC @WeAreUnidosUS for a webinar on understanding #DACA & the rights of #undocumented student… https://t.co/vAKomaWq3u1w
RT @SunnysidePD: @sunnysideusd Check out the conversation and register for the DACA Webinar today! https://t.co/7Urjxpqg8b #DACA https://t.co/JxNCIWwmPs1w