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  • 1:35:21 Making the Grades: What State Policy Report Cards Reveal about Education Reform

    Making the Grades: What State Policy Report Cards Reveal about Education Reform

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    Making the Grades:What State Policy Report Cards Reveal about Education ReformDebates on the merits of teacher effectiveness reforms, school choice, academic standards, and new financing models have become a fixture in the education policy arena. Ideas, o

  • 1:28:04 Subprime Learning

    Subprime Learning

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    Subprime LearningEarly Education in America Since the Great RecessionFive years after President Obama's inauguration and the height of the Great Recession, the state of early education in the United States is jagged and uneven. In some places, more famili

  • 1:46:41 Parent PLUS or Minus: Promoting Access or Putting Parents at Risk?

    Parent PLUS or Minus: Promoting Access or Putting Parents at Risk?

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    Parent PLUS or Minus:Promoting Access or Putting Parents at Risk?In fall 2011, the U.S. Department of Education quietly tightened the eligibility requirements for Parent PLUS loans, a little-known federal program that provides loans to parents to send the

  • 50:17 A Natural Fit? Moving from Institutions to Systems: Implications for Policy and Practice

    A Natural Fit? Moving from Institutions to Systems: Implications for Policy and Practice

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    A Natural Fit?Moving from Institutions to Systems: Implications for Policy and PracticeThe past year has seen an explosion of interest in CBE on the part of students, institutions, employers, and policymakers. With the cost of higher education sky rocketi

  • 37:53 A Natural Fit? Building Competency Based Models: The Essential Role of College Leaders

    A Natural Fit? Building Competency Based Models: The Essential Role of College Leaders

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    A Natural Fit?Building Competency Based Models: The Essential Role of College LeadersThe past year has seen an explosion of interest in CBE on the part of students, institutions, employers, and policymakers. With the cost of higher education sky rocketing

  • 26:27 A Natural Fit? Overview of Competency-Based Education

    A Natural Fit? Overview of Competency-Based Education

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    A Natural Fit?Overview of Competency-Based EducationThe past year has seen an explosion of interest in CBE on the part of students, institutions, employers, and policymakers. With the cost of higher education sky rocketing, recent graduates struggling to

  • 16:30 A Natural Fit? Community Colleges and Competency-Based Education

    A Natural Fit? Community Colleges and Competency-Based Education

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    A Natural Fit?Community Colleges and Competency-Based EducationWelcoming RemarksThe past year has seen an explosion of interest in CBE on the part of students, institutions, employers, and policymakers. With the cost of higher education sky rocketing, rec

  • 1:07:19 That's Debatable: To Improve Education, Kick Sports Out of High School

    That's Debatable: To Improve Education, Kick Sports Out of High School

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    That's Debatable:To Improve Education, Kick Sports Out of High SchoolCan you imagine high school without sports? Football launches the rhythm of the school year, binding the students in spirit, rallying the community and giving life to myriad other extra-

  • 1:59:02 Too Much Evidence to Ignore: New Findings on the Impact of Quality Preschool at Scale

    Too Much Evidence to Ignore: New Findings on the Impact of Quality Preschool at Scale

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    Too Much Evidence to Ignore:New Findings on the Impact of Quality Preschool at ScaleWhen policymakers and stakeholders talk about the need for more public investment in high-quality pre-kindergarten, they often refer to research based on the Perry Prescho

  • 1:03:03 A Future With Zero Education Debt: Are Zero Education Debt Agreements Viable?

    A Future With Zero Education Debt: Are Zero Education Debt Agreements Viable?

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    A Future With Zero Education Debt:Are Zero Education Debt Agreements Viable?Our national higher education finance system is built around the student loan. This year, the federal government issued over 20 million new student loans, and there is no indicati

  • 59:57 A Future With Zero Education Debt: Implementing Zero Education Debt Agreements

    A Future With Zero Education Debt: Implementing Zero Education Debt Agreements

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    A Future With Zero Education Debt:Implementing Zero Education Debt AgreementsOur national higher education finance system is built around the student loan. This year, the federal government issued over 20 million new student loans, and there is no indicat

  • 14:12 A Future With Zero Education Debt: Opening Remarks

    A Future With Zero Education Debt: Opening Remarks

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    A Future With Zero Education Debt:Opening RemarksOur national higher education finance system is built around the student loan. This year, the federal government issued over 20 million new student loans, and there is no indication that this number will dr

  • 1:02:20 Zero to 18 in Just Four Years

    Zero to 18 in Just Four Years

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    Zero to 18 in Just Four YearsA Conversation on Comprehensive Education Reform with Delaware Governor Jack MarkellOver the past four years, Delaware has been building a PreK-12 education system that includes an early childhood focus with substantial educat

  • 1:56:56 2013 College Rankings&Higher Education's New Caste System

    2013 College Rankings&Higher Education's New Caste System

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    2013 College Rankings and Higher Education's New Caste SystemIn Collaboration with the Washington MonthlyOn September 4, 2013, at the New America Foundation's Washington D.C. offices, details of the 2013 Washington Monthly College Rankings will be unveile

  • 1:32:16 An Ocean of Unknowns

    An Ocean of Unknowns

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    An Ocean of Unknowns:A Discussion about the Risks and Opportunities in Using Student Achievement Data to Evaluate PreK-3rd Grade TeachersFew things can be more polarizing than basing teachers' evaluations on their students' achievement. It sounds logical:

  • 1:25:11 Saving Financial Aid: Expanding Educational Opportunity

    Saving Financial Aid: Expanding Educational Opportunity

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    Saving Financial Aid:Expanding Educational Opportunity and Reimagining the Way We Pay for College by Promoting Children's SavingsIn Collaboration with the Assets and Education Initiative at the University of KansasA college education has never been more i

  • 40:05 Skills Beyond School: Toward a Transparent System of Credentialing

    Skills Beyond School: Toward a Transparent System of Credentialing

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    Skills Beyond School: Toward a Transparent System of CredentialingThe OECD Reports on American Higher EducationIn Collaboration with the Organization for Economic Cooperation and DevelopmentThe OECD report provides an important outsider's perspective, on

  • 38:55 Skills Beyond School: Creating a Coherent System to Meet the Needs of Students and Employers

    Skills Beyond School: Creating a Coherent System to Meet the Needs of Students and Employers

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    Skills Beyond School: Creating a Coherent System to Meet the Needs of Students and EmployersThe OECD Reports on American Higher EducationIn Collaboration with the Organization for Economic Cooperation and DevelopmentThe OECD report provides an important o

  • 36:31 Skills Beyond School: Getting Quality Assurance Right

    Skills Beyond School: Getting Quality Assurance Right

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    Skills Beyond School: Getting Quality Assurance RightThe OECD Reports on American Higher EducationIn Collaboration with the Organization for Economic Cooperation and DevelopmentThe OECD report provides an important outsider's perspective, on challenges to

  • 27:51 Skills Beyond School: Overview of Findings

    Skills Beyond School: Overview of Findings

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    Skills Beyond School: Overview of FindingsThe OECD Reports on American Higher EducationIn Collaboration with the Organization for Economic Cooperation and DevelopmentThe OECD report provides an important outsider's perspective, on challenges to America's

  • 04:38 Skills Beyond School: Closing Remarks

    Skills Beyond School: Closing Remarks

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    Skills Beyond School: Closing RemarksThe OECD Reports on American Higher EducationIn Collaboration with the Organization for Economic Cooperation and DevelopmentThe OECD report provides an important outsider's perspective, on challenges to America's globa

  • 16:41 Skills Beyond School: Welcome Remarks

    Skills Beyond School: Welcome Remarks

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    Skills Beyond School: Welcome RemarksThe OECD Reports on American Higher EducationIn Collaboration with the Organization for Economic Cooperation and DevelopmentThe OECD report provides an important outsider's perspective, on challenges to America's globa

  • 1:31:24 Shortchanging the Future?

    Shortchanging the Future?

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    Shortchanging the Future?How America's Education, Budget and Fiscal Debates Impact ChildrenAmerica's financial future evokes heated debate in Washington and around the country. Some experts argue that the percentage of federal spending on children is like

  • 1:00:31 An America with Fewer Children

    An America with Fewer Children

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    An America with Fewer ChildrenWhat California's Changing Population Tells Us About the Growing Importance of Kids and FamiliesIn 1970, children made up 33 percent of California's population. By 2030, that figure is expected to decline to just 21 percent.

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