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What policy changes have the potential to help families afford postsecondary education and boost college completion?
High school graduation rates are up, but college attainment is flat. We must prepare more students to succeed in postsecondary study.
What actions can states take to improve teacher observations and feedback for educators?
Develop Advanced Career STEM Pathway Academy frameworks and become part of a national network.
In this national workshop, learn how MMGW helps schools prepare students to succeed in challenging high school studies.
SREB and industry and state partners invite teaching, career counseling and curriculum development teams to spend a half day with high-performing AC sites and students.
July 9-11, 2018
July 11-14, 2018
Commission Calls for Data Systems to Improve Teacher Preparation
States can take the first step now to learn what works
Atlanta, September 20, 2017 — Building strong data systems on teachers’ education and early careers may be the single best way to improve teacher preparation, says a report from the Southern Regional Education Board Teacher Preparation Commission.
Black and Hispanic students in many SREB states made gains in ACT scores in the 2017 results. And test-taking rates continued to grow in several states.
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Building strong data systems on the education and early careers of teachers may be the single best way to improve teacher preparation. A report from the SREB Teacher Preparation Commission recommends a critical first step in efforts to improve teacher preparation programs.
How have schools managed the massive shift of aligning classroom teaching materials to their states’ college- and career-readiness standards?
These reports — 15 state profiles plus a regional report covering all states — benchmark state efforts and identify high-leverage strategies to learn from.
Pay in-state tuition rates at an out-of-state college.
The SREB Academic Common Market is a tuition-savings program for college students in SREB states who want to pursue degrees not offered in their states. More than 1,900 programs are available.
Students benefit by being able to enroll in uncommon degree programs – at in-state tuition rates.
States benefit by avoiding duplication of specialized degrees offered in neighboring states.
Colleges benefit by filling capacity to serve additional students.
SREB Insights interactive data tool is a user-friendly new way to navigate complex education topics and inform decisions and practice. State policymakers, thought leaders and education leaders can understand and compare trends, policies and recommended actions for reaching college- and career-readiness standards.