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Achieve the Core

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Interactive math resource for teachers and students with rigorous math tasks aligned to standards. Also relates to: Common Core Standards, general education, math lessons, math tasks, Common Core teachers, students, parents, administrators, educators, curriculum mapping,... Read more

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Learning Policy Institute

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The Learning Policy Institute conducts and communicates independent, high-quality research to improve education policy and practice. Working with policymakers, researchers, educators, community groups, and others, the Institute seeks to advance evidence-based policies that... Read more

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Early Childhood STEM Working Group

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Strong report that describes the importance of Early STEM education. The Early Childhood STEM Working Group includes scholars, policymakers, curriculum developers, and educators from around the United States who share a vision and goal for universal access to high-quality,... Read more

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Edutopia

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Edutopia shares evidence and practitioner-based learning strategies that empower you to improve K-12 education. Superb resource for educators. Also relates to: project-based learning, social and emotional learning, comprehensive assessment, teacher development, integrated... Read more

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Decoding Deeper Learning in the Classroom

Decoding Deeper Learning in the Classroom

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This guide, developed by the William + Flora Hewlett Foundation, provides an idea of what deeper learning looks like and questions teachers can ask to allow students to master content in different and longer-lasting ways.  Download PDF Also relates to: deeper learning classrooms... Read more

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New Mexico Voices for Children

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New Mexico Voices for Children is a nonpartisan, statewide advocacy organization working to create systems-level sustainable change that will improve the lives of New Mexico’s children. To accomplish this mission, NM Voices works with state and national lawmakers and officials... Read more

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Kids Count Data Center

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A project of the Annie E. Casey Foundation, KIDS COUNT is the premier source for data on child and family well-being in the United States. Access hundreds of indicators, download data and create reports and graphics on the KIDS COUNT Data Center that support smart decisions... Read more

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CaseyCast

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The Annie E. Casey Foundation produces this monthly conversation on how we can all work together to build a brighter future for kids, families and communities. A pioneering philanthropy podcast, CaseyCast explores the well-being of America's families and neighborhoods,... Read more

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Is College Worth it? List of Highest Paying College Majors

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Several STEM-related degrees ranked at the top of the list. Median earnings of bachelor’s degree graduates were higher than median earnings of high school graduates for all 80 majors studied. This is true at career entry, mid-career and end of career. https://www.washingtonpost.... Read more

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Earning & Employment Rates by Education Level

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From the United States Department of Labor, Federal Bureau of Labor Statistics, this page highlights the positive correlation between education and income and the negative correlation between education and unemployment. https://www.bls.gov/emp/ep_chart_001.htm Also relates to:... Read more

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