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Publication Jon Schmidt-Davis 201152 Pages(11V19)

Who’s Next?
Let's Stop Gambling on School Performance and Plan for Principal Succession

Each year, more than 18,000 principals in our nation’s public schools leave their jobs. Decades of school leadership research make it clear that these vacancies must be filled immediately and must be filled with school leaders who have the strength of character, the knowledge about learning and the leadership savvy to thrive in what is arguably education’s most challenging job. But who is next?

Publication April 201136 pages(11V11)

Five Years of Enhanced HSTW in Texas
Raising Achievement and Preparing Students for College and Careers Through Dedicated Implementation of the Key Practices

This report describes the results of a partnership between SREB and the Texas Education Agency to enhance implementation of  the HSTW improvement design in the state. Between 2005 and 2010, nearly 50 high schools in five cohorts joined the Texas Enhanced Network to adopt this intensive improvement design. 

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Publication April 2011 | 12 pages | (11E02)Matthew Lenard

Strengthening Attend n’ Drive Laws
To Reduce Truancy and Dropouts

The majority of states nationwide and all 16 SREB states link eligibility for a driver’s license to school attendance (and in some cases to academic performance). This policy brief compares attend ‘n’ drive laws across SREB states, takes a look at their effectiveness, and offers recommendations for states.

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2011 Press Releases

 

SREB Council on Collegiate Education for Nursing Honors Baldwin for Excellence Dec. 1, 2011
New SREB Commission Report Issues Urgent Call for States to Improve the Middle Grades Nov. 29, 2011
Growth in Population, Diversity Boosts Education Challenges for SREB States, New SREB Fact Book Shows Nov. 21, 2011
National Online Teacher of the Year Featured in New Education Video Nov. 18, 2011
SREB States Show Gains in Math, Less Progress in Reading on National Assessment Nov. 2, 2011
Leaders from 25 States Chart Ways for Career/Technical Education to Build Nation’s STEM Work Force Oct. 31, 2011
National Conference Focuses on Increasing Minority Faculty, Diversity in Higher Education Oct. 17, 2011
SREB Honors Schools for High or Improving Student Achievement Aug. 1, 2011
Nation’s Educators to Focus on Creating ‘Extraordinary’ Students at SREB’s 25th Annual High Schools That Work Conference July 18, 2011
State Leaders to Discuss Region’s Progress in Education, How to Improve Middle Grades, College Completion at SREB Annual Meeting June 23, 2011
State Leaders Gather at SREB Forum on Strengthening School Leaders Across the Region May 4, 2011
SREB Middle Grades Commission Lead by N.C. Governor Meets, Discusses Possible Recommendations for Final Report April 27, 2011
2011 National Online Teacher of Year to Appear with U.S. Education Technology Official in Nation’s Capital April 25, 2011
Colorado Resident Named 2011 National Online K-12 Teacher of Year March 11, 2011
State Online Learning Leaders, National Experts to Gather for SREB Symposium on Quality Learning Experiences March 9, 2011
Some K-12 Public Schools in SREB States Turn To Alternative Calendars Feb. 14, 2011
SREB, iNACOL Announce Finalists for National Online K-12 Teacher of the Year Award Feb. 9, 2011
Latest SREB Data Reveal New Details on College Graduates, Their Time and Credits to Degree Feb . 2, 2011
Educators, State Officials from 21 States to Gather for SREB Forum On Improving Career/Technology Centers Jan. 25, 2011
Publication 20118 pages

Alabama State Notes 2011

The Southern Regional Education Board is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that works with 16 member states to improve public education at every level — from pre-K to postdoctoral study. The nation’s first interstate compact for education, SREB was created in 1948 by governors and legislators who recognized the link between education and the economic vitality of the region.

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Publication 20118 pages

Arkansas State Notes 2011

The Southern Regional Education Board is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that works with 16 member states to improve public education at every level — from pre-K to postdoctoral study. The nation’s first interstate compact for education, SREB was created in 1948 by governors and legislators who recognized the link between education and the economic vitality of the region. 

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Publication 20118 pages

Arkansas State Notes 2011

The Southern Regional Education Board is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that works with 16 member states to improve public education at every level — from pre-K to postdoctoral study. The nation’s first interstate compact for education, SREB was created in 1948 by governors and legislators who recognized the link between education and the economic vitality of the region. 

Publication 20118 pages

Arkansas State Notes 2011

The Southern Regional Education Board is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that works with 16 member states to improve public education at every level — from pre-K to postdoctoral study. The nation’s first interstate compact for education, SREB was created in 1948 by governors and legislators who recognized the link between education and the economic vitality of the region. 

Publication 20118 pages

Arkansas State Notes 2011

The Southern Regional Education Board is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that works with 16 member states to improve public education at every level — from pre-K to postdoctoral study. The nation’s first interstate compact for education, SREB was created in 1948 by governors and legislators who recognized the link between education and the economic vitality of the region.