Making Schools Work
State Membership Levels

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SREB invites states seeking to join its Making Schools Work network of middle grades schools, high schools and technology centers to choose from three state membership levels.

The services included in this chart are subject to change. Please contact Dale Winkler at (404) 879-5529 or dale.winkler@sreb.org for more information.

Services Included Entry
$17,000
Full
$34,000
Enhanced
$65,000
Making Schools Work State Membership – Includes access to the High Schools That Work, Making Middle Grades Work and/or Technology Centers That Work school improvement frameworks and supports. HSTW only HSTW, MMGW and TCTW HSTW, MMGW and TCTW
State Services:1
  • Needs Assessment Visit (Two-day onsite visit; one school)
     
  • Site Development Workshop (Two days; up to eight schools)
     
  • Career Pathway Development Workshops (Two two-day sessions; up to eight schools)
     
  • Readiness Course Institute (Three days; up to 30 educators)
     
  • Counseling for Careers and College Introductory Workshop (Three days; up to 30 educators)
     
  • Project-Based Learning Introductory Workshop (Three days; up to 30 educators)
     
  • Literacy- and/or Mathematics-Based Assignments Introductory Workshop (Three days; up to 60 educators)
     
  • Advanced Career Middle Grades STEM Courses Introductory Workshop (Three days; up to 30 educators)
     
  • Advanced Career Coaching or AC Integration Workshop (Two days)
Three Services

(Limit 1 Needs Assessment Visit)
Four Services
 
(Limit 2 Needs Assessment Visits)
Five Services
 
(Limit 2 Needs Assessment Visits)
Free Meeting Registration & Travel Costs – Annual SREB State Leaders’ Forum or Annual TCTW Leaders’ Forum 2 People 3 People 3 People
HSTW Advisory Council Membership2 1 Person 2 People 2 People
TCTW Advisory Council Membership3   1 Person 2 People
Reduced Staff Development Conference Registration Fee $50 discount per attendee check mark check mark check mark
Reduced TCTW Leaders’ Forum Registration Fee $25 discount per attendee   check mark check mark
Case Study of One High-Performing Site – HSTW, MMGW or TCTW     check mark
Waived Access Fee to Advanced Career Curriculum4     check mark
Waived Access Fee to Advanced Career Middle Grades STEM Courses5     check mark
  1. All state services can be tailored to suit the needs of high schools, middle grades schools or technology centers.
  2. Membership is reserved for state CTE directors or state school improvement directors.
  3. Membership is reserved for state, district or local CTE administrators.
  4. Attendance at AC’s Summer Teacher Training Institute is required for all AC teachers. STTI registration fees ($3,250 per teacher), travel stipends and other related expenses are the responsibility of the state or school.The eight states in the Advanced Career Consortium (Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina and West Virginia) will receive a STTI registration waiver for 10 AC teachers.
  5. Teacher training is required of all Pre-AC Middle Grades STEM Course teachers. Registration fees, travel, stipends and other related expenses are the responsibility of the state.