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Case Study: Timken Early College High School Offers a Way Up, Not a Way Out

Read a case study about Timken Early College High School to learn how this school shows how an early college...

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Achieving the New Normal: A Discussion of Strategies to Realize the Goal of “College for All”

This paper makes the case for early college high schools as the most effective way to ensure low income, first-generation...

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Competency Education Series: Policy Brief One

Competency Education Series: Policy Brief One includes a working definition for competency education, examples of states doing the work and suggestions...

Published: April 25, 2013
Topics: Education Policy, Overcoming Challenges
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Innovation Research Briefings

In 2007, KnowledgeWorks hosted a series of four convenings in which education experts explored topics raised in the organization’s first...

Published: March 28, 2011
Topics: Building Capacity, Future of Learning, Overcoming Challenges
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Fast Track: Graduates of Ohio’s Early College High Schools

Meet graduates of Ohio’s Early College High Schools and learn more about how they are progressing on the fast track...

Published: September 20, 2010
Topics: Early College High School, Overcoming Challenges
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Starting from Scratch: Dayton Early College Academy

Dayton Early College Academy opened in 2003 as the first early college high school in Ohio and one of just...

Published: August 13, 2009
Topics: Early College High School, Overcoming Challenges, Systems Change
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Cleveland Heights High School Cleveland Heights, Ohio

Recognizing that the old comprehensive model wasn’t able to meet the needs of an increasingly diverse student body, the Cleveland...

Published: August 13, 2009
Topics: Overcoming Challenges, Systems Change
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Most Likely to Succeed: Real-Life Stories of Progress in Five Redesigned Urban High Schools

In "Most Likely to Succeed," you can read real-life stories of progress from the front lines of high school reform.

Published: August 13, 2009
Topics: Overcoming Challenges, Systems Change