K-12

MN’s Approach to Creating Safe, Supportive Schools for Transgender, Gender-Nonconforming Students

This guest post comes from Kevin McHenry, assistant commissioner at the Minnesota Department of Education. In 2014, the Minnesota...

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10 Years Later … 10 Lessons Learned From an AEP Partner

This guest post comes from Cheri Walsh, executive director of Exploring the Arts (ETA). Research shows that students in schools with...

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Financial Literacy Is a Growing Focus in Education Curricula

One of my favorite elementary school memories was our class trip to Young AmeriTowne, a program put on by the Young Americans Center for...

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Schools and Storms: Preparing for Natural Disasters

Preparing for natural disasters is a grim fact of life for school districts in many parts of the country, especially those in coastal...

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2018 Elections: Top Education Takeaways

This is one of two posts on 2018 elections results. See the other post, “2018 Elections: Changes in State Education Leadership”. In...

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2018 Elections: Changes in State Education Leadership

This is one of two posts on the 2018 elections results. UPDATED 11/19. See the other post, “2018 Elections: Top Education Takeaways.”...

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Mission Critical: Supporting Military Families in Transition

Imagine you are a military spouse with three school-aged kids. One morning, you get a call from the department of defense telling you that...

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School Choice and STEM: What Does Arts Education Have to Do With Them?

Every year, the Arts Education Partnership evaluates its current scope of work to ensure its focus remains timely and topical. This year,...

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School Resource Officers: A Policy Option to Improve School Safety  

In our recent post on school security efforts, we shared that many states are recommending school resource officers as one measure —...

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Making Leaps and Bounds in Dance Teacher Certification

This guest post comes from Susan McGreevy-Nichols, executive director, and Shannon Dooling-Cain, special projects coordinator, at the...

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