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08/15/16: CCSSO Proposes SXSWedu Sessions

The Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) proposed three sessions for the 2017 SXSWedu® Conference & Festival, including a session on the power of Open Educational Resources (OER), a session on service learning with 2016 National Teacher of the Year Jahana Hayes and a session on innovative assessments.

07/14/16: Kentucky Education Commissioner Testifies at Senate Committee Hearing

This morning, the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions will hold a hearing on the proposed regulations for the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).

07/13/16: 50-State Scan Reveals Promising Trends in Nation’s Teacher Preparation Programs

Majority of states focused on improving program evaluation systems