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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.

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2019 Arts Education Partnership Annual Convening

AEP’s premier event will take place Sept. 11-12 in Alexandria, Va.
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Save the Date!

The 2019 Winter Commissioners Meeting will be held December 5-6 in Denver.
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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.

Education Policy Responses to the Opioid Crisis

The Policy Brief explores the connection between education policy and the opioid crisis, provides examples of recent state policies and initiatives, and outlines considerations for education policy leaders.
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Preparing Students for Learning, Work and Life Through STEAM Education

This Policy Brief shares insights that explore new pathways to guide future practice, research and policy work to support access to STEAM education for all students.
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Campus Sexual Assault Policies

This Policy Snapshot reviews 2018 and 2019 legislative activity addressing guns on campus.
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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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