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Oct 22, 2020
State and local education leaders continue to tackle the tremendous task of problem solving for in-the-moment challenges as well as planning ahead – all in service of sustaining a strong school year. The Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) understands that it is critical for leaders to have access to experts as well as curated and vetted tools covering a wide range of problems of practice. One of the many topics facing leaders is the…
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Oct 22, 2020
No matter their race, religion, or socioeconomic status, parents and families want to make school a better place for their children to learn and grow. So, what can education leaders do to ensure that schools are meeting student needs? Try using these creative ways to bring families into the spaces where decisions are made.
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Oct 14, 2020
Now that most states have released their ESSA-required school-level spending data, State Education Agencies (SEAs) and districts (and policymakers and advocates) want to know how to use these data to make sure our dollars are doing the most for students. October 30th marks the second meeting of the Financial Decision-making Working Group (FiDWiG), a new partnership between the National Center and Edunomics Lab. FiDWiG is a collaboration…
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Oct 14, 2020
Amidst the #pandemic, stakeholders from @KyDeptofEd, @TNedu,  @VDOE_News, and @WVeducation have focused their attention on “bright spots” showing resilience in the following four key areas. Take a look at Region 5's newest blog post: https://region5compcenter.org/news
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Oct 8, 2020
In the second blog of this series, we’ll cover the Native Language & Culture as well as the Promising Practices categories of the Native Education Collaborative webpage. Native Language and Culture Native language and culture serves as a foundation for many Native students. Classrooms that include Native language and culture can better avoid stereotyping, colonialist constructs, or other unintentional microaggressions toward Native…