equipping eduation leaders, advancing ideas
ecs home button



what's new
what's new
State funding for students with disabilities (50-state database)

ECS Blueprint Webinar series: P-20 datasharing and reporting

The Civics Education Initiative of 2015

Kentucky to receive Frank Newman Award for State Innovation

Dr. William L. Sanders to receive 2015 ECS James Bryant Conant Award

Vergara and the complexities of teacher employment policies

The Progress of Education Reform: The shaping of federal education policy over time

State approaches to funding dual enrollment

Reverse Transfer: The path less traveled

Free and compulsory school age requirements

Blueprint for college readiness
* 50-state policy analysis

* 50-state database 

  • NF2015
    We're excited to see all of you in Denver!
  • website
  • disabilities
    A 50-state review and related database focused on states’ primary funding mechanisms for students with disabilities.
  • civics-ed
    This trends report explores the Civics Education Initiative and related 2015 legislation.
  • SFAR
    New Education Commission of the States data portal details the 100 largest state financial aid programs across the country
  • vergara
    Teacher employment policies – tenure, dismissal and seniority – have been debated for years, but recent cases playing out in the courts have elevated the discussion and disputes.

Student Health
CA votes to remove vaccine exemptions
The California Assembly has joined the state Senate in voting to approve a controversial bill requiring all children attending school to be vaccinated against measles and other common, preventable illnesses -- effectively eliminating so-called "personal belief exemptions" that allowed parents to opt out. (NPR)

Read the rest of today's e-Clips for June 29, 2015.


“Thank you so much for this great information! I really appreciate the quick turnaround and the wide array of ideas … You’ve given me some good homework for tonight! ”– Governor’s Education Policy Advisor

Home  |  About ECS  |  Education Issues A-Z  | Research Studies  |  Reports & Databases  |  State Legislation  |  State Profiles  |  Projects & Institutes  |  Newsroom  |  Website User's Guide
700 Broadway, #810 Denver, CO 80203-3442
Phone: 303.299.3600 | Fax: 303.296.8332
©2015 Education Commission of the States
www.ecs.org | ecs@ecs.org
Read our privacy policy

contact staff


twitter facebook