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Can Competency-Based Education Close Achievement Gaps? Try These Seven Classroom Strategies.

Competency-based education has the potential to close achievement gaps.

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Changing Student Outlooks on Education: Ohio High School Instills a Sense of Hope and Belonging

Everyone has a voice at Marysville TRI Academy, including those students who might’ve gone unheard in a traditional school setting.

Published: May 21, 2019
Topics: Education Equity, Vision and Culture
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Personalizing Learning is Humanizing Learning

There isn’t a systemic personalized system out there that doesn’t have a strong culture grounded in relationships.

Published: April 24, 2019
Topics: Education Equity
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The Future Is Bright: Takeaways from SXSWedu 2019

The organizers of, and speakers and presenters at, SXSWedu 2019 helped demonstrate how bright the future can be.

Published: March 18, 2019
Topics: Education Equity, Future of Learning
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Inclusive Design: Doing Better When We Have Representation from the People We Are Trying to Serve

Learn about two schools that were intentional and inclusive in their design process.  

Published: February 26, 2019
Topics: Education Equity
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What is Complex Trauma?

Trauma is the term used to describe children’s exposure to multiple traumatic events that occur within their primary care-giving system.

Published: February 4, 2019
Topics: Education Equity
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New Resource on How States Are Using Federal Policy to Enable Students to Earn College Credits in High School

In "ESSA: State-by-State Analysis," the College in High School Alliance examines how each state has approached college in high school...

Published: October 1, 2018
Topics: Early College High School, Education Equity, Education Policy
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ESSA: State-by-State Analysis

ESSA presents a unique opportunity for states and districts to help more students enter and complete college by implementing school designs...

Published: September 21, 2018
Topics: Early College High School, Education Equity, Education Policy
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After the Deluge, Let’s Spark Hope in Our Children

While Hurricane Florence has exited North Carolina, the devastation continues to unfold.

Published: September 21, 2018
Topics: Education Equity, Social Emotional Learning
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Building an Equity Movement for High-Quality College in High School

The CHSA has been awarded a $1.2 million award to help expand access to high-quality college in high school programs.

Published: September 13, 2018
Topics: Early College High School, Education Equity, Education Policy
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New Career and Technical Education Act Supports Youth Experiencing Homelessness

Improvements in the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act support specific populations of students, including students...

Published: September 10, 2018
Topics: Education Equity, Education Policy
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What Students Can Learn From Each Other in Inclusive Environments

Building a stronger, more collaborative learning community begins in preschool in Kenowa Hills.

Published: July 25, 2018
Topics: Education Equity
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Culturally Responsive Teaching in a Mastery Learning Environment

How a network of schools is helping increase equity with culturally responsive teaching and mastery learning.

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How Competency-Based Education Can Lead to A More Equitable Classroom

By Nia Baucke It’s no secret that race, culture and other unique circumstances play a role in a child’s educational...

Published: October 31, 2017
Topics: Education Equity