2014 Press Releases

News release


SREB Early Childhood Commission Focuses on Quality Programs, Teaching
to U.S. High Schools
Nov. 13, 2014
Nation’s Largest Convening of Minority Ph.D. Scholars Institute on Teaching and Mentoring draws 1,300 doctoral students, faculty members to U.S. High Schools Oct. 28, 2014
SREB Adds Health Informatics to Advanced Career Offerings: 8 Career Pathway Curricula Available
to U.S. High Schools
Oct. 28, 2014
Louisiana, Virginia and West Virginia Join Distance Ed Agreement Oct. 17, 2014
SREB Launches Commission College Affordability in the South Oct. 6, 2014
Career-Tech Education Research Center Joins SREB Sept. 3, 2014
SREB Field Tests Courses to Help Close the Readiness Gap: Transitional courses prepare students to succeed in college and careers Aug. 21, 2014
Average ACT Scores Rise Overall in SREB Region: More students continue to test Aug. 20, 2014
Tennessee Hosts 5,500 Educators for SREB Conferences July 14, 2014
Governor Beshear Elected to Second Term as Chair of the Southern Regional Education Board June 23, 2014
State Rep. Hugh Blackwell Appointed to Southern Regional Education Board Legislative Committee April 16, 2014
Nation’s Outstanding High School Seniors Honored for Educational Achievement April 15, 2014
SREB Reports Progress on Common Core Implementation in 15 States Mar. 20, 2014


The Southern Regional Education Board works with states to improve public education at every level, from early childhood through doctoral education. A nonprofit, nonpartisan organization based in Atlanta, SREB was created in 1948 by Southern governors and legislatures to advance education and improve the social and economic life of the region. SREB member states are Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.