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Advisory Councils Bring Sunshine

By Jeff Weld | May 30, 2018

This guest post comes from Jeff Weld, senior policy adviser and assistant director in the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy. He is leading a session, titled “Using…


Mahalo to Hawaii’s Accomplished Teachers

By Ka`ulu Gapero | May 9, 2018

This guest post comes from Ka`ulu Gapero, a National Board Certified Teacher, director at Ho`olaukoa Educational Systems and Strategies and a secondary math teacher in Hawaii. It’s Teacher Appreciation Week…


#ThankATeacher … and a State Policymaker?

By Stephanie Aragon | May 7, 2018

This spring, teacher walkouts in states across the country have dominated our news feeds. A Google search for “RedForEd” pulls nearly a quarter of a million hits. In less than…