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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.

Save the Date!

Join us for the 2019 National Forum on Education Policy, July 10-12 in Denver.
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Thank you for attending!

The 2018 Winter Commissioners Meeting was held Nov. 28-29 in New Orleans.
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Convening Resources

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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.

Governance in Early Childhood Education

This Education Trends report examines the different structures and strategies used in the states to govern early education.
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50-State Comparison: Developmental Education Policies

This 50-State Comparison provides a detailed national look at how states and postsecondary systems approach developmental education assessment and placement polices.
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Engaging the Arts in the Broader Education Policy Landscape

This report explores education policy areas where arts in education leaders and stakeholders can expand opportunities to engage the arts in policy solutions.
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While covering the full spectrum of education policy, Education Commission of the States dives deeply into key issues impacting all states.

Vital Signs

Explore the nation’s most comprehensive state-by-state data on STEM education.
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Announcing Strong Start to Finish: Boosting college graduation through proven English and math practices

Three foundations launch network with $13M investment in English and math evidence-based practices to boost college graduation.
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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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