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Leading High-Performance School Systems
Register to Join the Discussion on April 23

NCEE invites you to join Marc Tucker and leading education voices in a discussion of his new book Leading High-Performance School Systems: Lessons from the World’s Best, and its vital insights on designing and building highly effective systems to educate U.S. students to world-class standards.

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, this new report is intended to transform the state’s education system.

Tony Mackay and Maureen McLaughlin
Global Ed Talks with Maureen McLaughlin

In the third of a series of conversations on critical topics in education and innovation, Anthony Mackay sits down with Maureen McLaughlin, senior advisor to the secretary of education and director of international affairs at the U.S. Department of Education.

Early Advantage Vol. 2 Release
The Early Advantage 2 National Release Event

Register now to join world-renowned early childhood researcher Sharon Lynn Kagan and leading voices in early childhood education and care from around the world for the release of The Early Advantage 2: Building Systems That Work for Young Children.

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