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Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

U.S. Department of Education Awards More Than $116 Million in Grants for Programs Focused on Equity and Accessibility for Students

October 5, 2022

Via: U.S. Department of Education

Today, the U.S. Department of Education (Department) announced 19 Magnet Schools Assistance Program (MSAP) awards totaling $110 million and four new grant awards for the 2022 Equity Assistance Center (EAC) program totaling more than $6.5 million. The EAC awards fund […]


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5 ways for school leaders to promote equity, student agency

November 1, 2021

Via: eSchool News

Students continue to struggle against persistent educational inequities, and while they report worrisome levels of disengagement, a move toward student-directed learning could help students and educators alike find a better path toward impactful learning experiences. The report, Empowering and Engaging […]


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Stacking interventions to institutionalize equity in schools

September 11, 2020

Via: eSchool News

We don’t suspend students too often in my school because it’s something I’m convinced doesn’t work. Years of research shows that. In fact, it not only affects the child suspended, suspension affects the climate around him or her, and subsequently, […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

State of American Education: Issues of equity, reopenings, budgets loom large

August 21, 2020

Via: Education Dive

While the annual National Principals Conference, hosted by the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP), wasn’t able to take place as usual this year due to the coronavirus pandemic, its headline session still took place in a virtual environment. […]


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Encouraging Diverse Learners in Computer Science and Engineering

July 15, 2016

Via: Ed Surge

Computer Science (CS) and Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) are popping up all over. The media tells us there are STEM career opportunities for students in abundance. Teachers write blogs about the pros and cons about teaching CS and […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

How Can the College Application Process Be Improved?

March 7, 2016

Via: MindShift

Over the last few years, voices from various arenas have begun to complain that increased competition in the college admissions process has become too stressful, too focused on getting into the “right” college, and overly focused on personal success. A […]