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A Message to America
A Message to America

Released last week at a live national event, read the report laying out how Maryland’s new education plan could be a template for once again producing the best-educated workforce in the world and broadly shared prosperity for the U.S.

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

Watch the video: World-renowned early childhood researcher Sharon Lynn Kagan and leading voices in early childhood education and care from around the world discuss the findings and implications of  of The Early Advantage 2: Building Systems That Work for Young Children.

Vicki Phillips, Executive Vice President and Chief Education Officer at the National Geographic Society
Global Ed Talks with Vicki Phillips

Anthony Mackay and Vicki Phillips, EVP and Chief Education Officer at the National Geographic Society, discuss the Society’s education strategy focused on transforming the classroom experience for millions of students and educators to help advance the goal of a planet in balance.

Leading High-Performance School Systems
Watch the Webinar

Recently, Marc Tucker and leading education voices came together in Washington, DC for 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.

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