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For information on past meetings, please contact Antionette Garcia at 303.299.3610 or

2015 National Forum on Education Policy: ECS 50-year Anniversary (#ECSNF15)

June 29 to July 1, 2015

Denver Marriott City Center Hotel
1701 California Street
Denver, CO 80202

Please visit the National Forum website for registration and details.

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2014 Winter Commissioners' Meeting

December 3-4, 2014

The Venetian
Las Vegas, Nevada

2014 Winter Commissioners' Meeting:

PowerPoint presentations from the meeting:

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2014 ECS National Forum on Education Policy
Starts June 30, 2014
Ends July 2, 2014

Capital Hilton
1001 16th Street NW
Washington, District of Columbia, 20036

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We've got speaker's presentations, handouts and more from the ECS 2014 National Forum on Education Policy. Download the resource PDF for links to PowerPoint presentations and handouts from the ECS 2014 National Forum on Education Policy
We've got speaker's presentations, handouts and more from the ECS 2014 National Forum on Education Policy.

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2013 ECS Winter Commissioners’ Meeting

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December 10-11, 2013

Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center

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2013 ECS National Forum on Education Policy

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For complete information, please go to the 2013 National Forum website.

June 25-27, 2013

St. Louis, Missouri

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2012 Winter Commissioners’ Meeting

December 11-12, 2012

Denver, Colorado

Presentations from the meeting:

For more information on the sessions at this year's meeting, dowload a PDF compilation of all the presentations that includes additional resources for each session topic, along with ECS contact info if you have questions or need more information.

What We Know about State Civic Education Policies, and What is Next
Kei Kawashima-Ginsberg, Lead Researcher, CIRCLE

Constructive Turbulence: Enabling Teachers with Better Tools for Student Learning
Bob Wise, President, Alliance for Excellent Education

Core Principles for Transforming Remedial Education: A Joint Statement
Uri Treisman, Professor of Mathematics and Public Affairs, and
Director, Charles A. Dana Center, University of Texas at Austin

Potential Potholes on the Teacher Evaluation Highway
Susan F. Lusi, Superintendent, Providence (R.I.) Public School District

State Policy Roadmap for Improving Early Reading Proficiency
Kathy Christie, Vice President, Knowledge/Information Management & Dissemination, ECS

Uri Treisman (Charles A. Dana Center, University of Texas at Austin) and Jennifer Dounay Zinth (ECS) discussed integrating Common Core implementation with delivery of evidence-based developmental education during the final grades of high school. Contact Jennifer Dounay Zinth (, 303.299.3689) with any questions.


2012 ECS National Forum on Education Policy


July 9-11, 2012

Atlanta, Georgia

For more information, please go to the 2012 National Forum website.


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