State Civic Education Policy Framework: A guide for state policymakers as they address the complexities of preparing students for college, career and civic life.
The approach states are taking to state tests is of great interest to education policymakers. This new ECS report clearly lays out which state tests are being given in all states this year.
ECS identified several trends in state financial aid programs, including changes to need- and merit-based programs and linking financial aid programs to workforce demands.
Designed to serve as a framework to help K-12 and higher education leaders conceptualize the key policies promoting college readiness and the extent to which each state is pursuing them.
This issue explores how challenging it is to obtain meaningful information on how well programs are preparing our nation’s teachers.
Common Core Common Core battle heats up in ND
Groups representing North Dakota businesses and school administrators are speaking out against proposed legislation that would require the state to dump the Common Core and craft its own standards for K-12 students. (Bismarck Tribune)
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