Two Reports Cover Legislative Actions Across SREB States
SREB's Legislative Briefing was released this month and includes a variety of legislative topics across states: state and education budgets; state taxes and revenues; tuition and fees; and educator effectiveness.
A summary of final legislative actions in the 16 SREB states... MORE
Alabama, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, Texas Join Distance Ed Agreement
Alabama, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi and Texas have joined the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA). These states bring the number of SARA participating states to 34, including more than half of the SREB states. SARA is a nationwide initiative of states... MORE
Virtual Mentoring From Siemens, National Instruments
SREB's Advanced Career program is piloting a virtual mentoring program for students. Students will request advice on their projects, findings and reports, and corporate mentors will respond, keeping the teacher in the loop. Siemens and National Instruments are the first two... MORE
Visible Leadership Goes Far in Supporting Arkansas Teacher Growth
At an elementary school in rural Arkansas, principal Rocci Malone works closely with her teachers to set year-long goals and monitor their progress in improving aspects of their teaching.
Malone is a visible leader who wants to be "on the front lines" with... MORE
Go Alliance Joins New Council to Boost Student Readiness
SREB’s Go Alliance is one of nine national organizations joining forces to help school counselors and other professionals support students as they prepare for college and careers. Collaboration in service to students is the goal of the new Council of National School... MORE