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Convene & Counsel

Bringing education leaders together from across the aisle and across states, our gatherings provide opportunities to interact, learn and collaborate.

2017 National Forum on Education Policy

June 28-30, Hotel Del Coronado, San Diego
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2016 Winter Commissioners Meeting Resources

Education Commission of the States' 2016 Winter Commissioners Meeting was held Nov. 28 – Nov. 30 in Denver, Colo.
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Research & Reports

Education Commission of the States is the trusted source for comprehensive knowledge and resources on hundreds of education policy issues.

Examining SLDS Development and Utility

This policy report explores statewide longitudinal data systems, including benefits and obstacles of connecting education data, and provides a comprehensive look at data systems in three states through detailed case studies.
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2017 ArtScan at a Glance: Connecting the States and Arts Education Policy

This resource summarizes state policies for arts education identified in statute or administrative code for all 50 states plus the District of Columbia. Information is based on a comprehensive search of state education statute and codes on each state’s relevant websites.
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50-State Comparison: Vouchers

This comprehensive resource explores voucher programs and policies in all states and examines how individual states approach items such as assessment requirements, enrollment limits and student eligibility, among others.
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Initiatives

While covering the full spectrum of education policy, Education Commission of the States dives deeply into key issues impacting all states.

State-Federal Partnerships in Postsecondary Education

Education Commission of the States coordinated the creation and dissemination of a series of policy briefs focused on the interaction between state- and federal-level policies composed by a diverse collection of notable educational policy and thought leaders.
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Arts Education Partnership

The Arts Education Partnership is dedicated to securing a high-quality arts education for every young person in America.
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National Center for Learning & Civic Engagement

NCLCE is committed to strengthening civic learning and engagement opportunities for students across the country.
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