The Value of #Eddata

Lately, we’ve been hearing a lot about the “dangers” of education data collection and the need to slow or even stop information gathering. A new study, as reported in the Chronicle of Education, highlights just how valuable good education data can be, particularly when it…



Through its GradNation initiative, America’s Promise Alliance has been doing some incredibly important work focused on how to improve high school graduation rates and how to ensure every child has an opportunity to succeed, both in high school and beyond. Earlier this fall, GradNation released…



Typically, the education community chooses to use May as its moment to celebrate all of those who lead our classrooms and teach our children. Across the nation, we celebrate Teacher Appreciation Day, with many organizations and communities honoring the entire week or even month to…