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Leading High-Performance School Systems
Leading High-Performance School Systems

Marc Tucker details how education leaders can design and build highly effective systems for educating students from a wide range of backgrounds to world-class standards by learning from the international education systems that produce much higher achievement with greater equity and at lower cost.

New Report Aimed at Transforming MD Education System

With support from NCEE and after two years of research into how Maryland’s policies and practices compare to those in the top-performing U.S. states and international systems, Maryland’s Commission on Innovation and Excellence in Education’s new report is intended to transform the state’s education system.

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Global Ed Talks with Dylan Wiliam

In this first of a series of conversations on critical topics in education and innovation, Anthony Mackay is joined by University College London Emeritus Professor Dylan Wiliam to discuss his book Creating the Schools Our Children Need.

Empowered Educators

From lead-researcher Linda Darling-Hammond comes this groundbreaking international comparative study of teaching quality in top-performing education systems from seven jurisdictions across four continents. Learn more about the findings and our series of in-depth webinars.

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