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On Nobel Prizes That Do Not Yet Exist and Other Exciting Matters

Marc Tucker looks at a host of issues raised by readers after his recent blog post looking at why U.S. schools continue to struggle.

The Early Advantage: Early Childhood Systems That Lead by Example

This new, landmark study finds that Australia, England, Finland, Hong Kong, South Korea and Singapore are pioneering new but remarkably different visions for early childhood education and care.

NCEE President to Step Down

NCEE President and CEO Marc Tucker will step down at the end of this year. Global education expert Anthony Mackay will succeed Tucker as NCEE’s new President and CEO.

Empowered Educators
EMPOWERED EDUCATORS

From lead-researcher Linda Darling-Hammond comes this groundbreaking international comparative study of teaching quality in the world’s top-performing education systems. Click to learn more about the findings, further resources and our series of in-depth webinars.

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