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This professional development module was created as part of a partnership between Students at the Center , a Jobs for the Future initiative, and the Connecticut Association of Public School Superintendents . Six Connecticut high...More
This report proposes that the turn toward deeper learning in education reform should go hand in hand with a renewed emphasis on high-quality civics education. Not only does deeper learning have great potential to promote civic...More
This report proposes that the turn toward deeper learning in education reform should go hand in hand with a renewed emphasis on high-quality civics education. Not only does deeper learning have great potential to promote civic...More
Educators today assert that “college and career readiness” should be the goal for every high school student, but “career readiness” is too often an empty tagline. What does it mean to be ready for a career? In this paper, Nancy...More
Educators today assert that “college and career readiness” should be the goal for every high school student, but “career readiness” is too often an empty tagline. What does it mean to be ready for a career? In this paper, Nancy...More
To compete in today’s global, knowledge-based, innovation-centered economy, young people must go beyond a high school diploma and acquire not just academic knowledge, but interpersonal and interpersonal capacities. That is, they...More
This professional development module was created as part of a partnership between Students at the Center , a Jobs for the Future initiative, and the Connecticut Association of Public School Superintendents . Six Connecticut high...More
This professional development module was created as part of a partnership between Students at the Center , a Jobs for the Future initiative, and the Connecticut Association of Public School Superintendents . Six Connecticut high...More
Equity is both a central goal and fundamental value of competency education. Competency-based approaches are designed to promote equity by preventing students from falling behind or staying behind. In practice, however, poorly...More
This policy bulletin is based on A New Era for Educational Assessment , published by Students at the Center. The report was funded by the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation.More

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