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Building Consensus and Momentum: A Policy and Political Landscape for K-12 Competency Education

A growing number of states and districts have embraced competency education, a new approach to teaching and learning that has the potential to solve the nation’s workforce challenges. Competency...

2015 ESEA Collective Impact Recommendations

Hundreds of communities across the country have adopted the collective impact framework to improve outcomes for America's children and youth. These communities have established partnerships of...

2015 ESEA High School Reform Recommendations

Despite recent increases in the nation's high school graduation rate, the number of graduating students who place into remedial coursework in college is at a record high and more than 3.5...

2015 ESEA Recommendations

KnowledgeWorks encourages federal policymakers to reauthorize ESEA during the 114th Congress to help states and districts better align their education systems with the demands of...

2015 ESEA Competency Recommendations

Competency education provides a framework for learning with the goal of mastery of academic standards through personalized learning and differentiated supports for every student. Federal...

Laying the Foundation for Competency Education: A Policy Guide for the Next Generation Educator Workforce

Growing numbers of states and districts are embracing competency education, focusing on student mastery of critical competencies instead of seat-time requirements that communicate little about...

District Conditions for Scale: A Practical Guide to Scaling Personalized Learning

Over the past few years there have been numerous publications, reports, and briefs released that focus on the elements of an innovative school from a programmatic and a policy standpoint. These...

Innovating Toward a Vibrant Learning Ecosystem: Ten Pathways for Transforming Learning

This innovation pathways framework is designed to help education stakeholders — including those who are stewarding the current education system and those who are working in other kinds of...

Improving Student Outcomes Through Collective Impact: A Guide for Federal Policymakers

A promising approach to education reform has emerged in more than 100 communities across the country where partnerships of cross-sector leaders are using evidence based strategies and existing...

Forecasting the Future of K-12 Teaching: Four Scenarios for a Decade of Disruption®

“Forecasting the Future of K-12 Teaching: Four Scenarios for a Decade of Disruption” examines how the disruptive changes shaping education might affect teaching in the next ten years. Teachers...

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