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How Educator Equity Labs Can Support Students

It’s been more than 60 years since Brown v. Board of Education established educational equity as a right in our democracy. Yet that right is still far from reality for America’s low-income students and students of color. One reason for...
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Highlighting the Role of Stakeholders in ESSA Plans

Over the past year, state education agencies (SEAs) have vastly improved how they communicate and engage with their stakeholders. This was in large part in response to a requirement under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) that states proactively engage...
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Top Findings from Reviews of State ESSA Plans

Making the Most of ESSA: Opportunities to Advance STEM Education (Education First) Purpose: Education First, with support from the Overdeck Family Foundation, examined 25 state plans (including 17 submitted plans and an additional eight draft plans) to identify leverage points for...
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Morning Education 7/21/17

REPORT ROLL CALL — The Southern Regional Education Board, a nonprofit, details how 15 states aligned classroom instructional materials to state academic standards aimed at preparing students for college and career. — Education First, an organization that focuses on improvement...
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