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Jun 11, 2021
No one can doubt that the pandemic has exacerbated disconnection; the barriers that stood tall prior to March 2020 loom larger today. In order to promote learning recovery, educational agencies across the nation are behooved to re-connect and restore communication within and across organizations.  In the U.S. Virgin Islands, the Department of Education (VIDE) is working with the Region 3 Comprehensive Center (R3CC) to implement the…
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Jun 10, 2021
Region 7 posted a new blog by Lauren Matlach, Lauren Jetty Ph.D., Lori Vandeborne, and Jack Schwarz. COVID-19 prompted state education agencies (SEAs) to make short-term changes to educator talent management policies, practices, and systems. Below we suggest areas where states might want to take a second look before reverting to past practices. Emphasize quality in educator preparation requirements. Some states, like Alabama and Iowa, waived…
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May 28, 2021
NCEE posted a blog about evaluation and they mention the Summer Learning and Enrichment Collaborative If the blockbuster attendance at last month’s Summer Learning and Enrichment Collaborative convening is any sign, many of you are in the midst of planning—or have already started to put in place—your plans for summer learning. As you take time to review resources from the Collaborative and see what’s been learned from the National Summer…
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May 19, 2021
In partnership with the Delaware Department of Education (DDOE), the Christina School District, and the Red Clay Consolidated School District, the Region 4 Comprehensive Center (R4CC), is facilitating in-depth leadership development training in both the Red Clay and Christina school districts. This year the training is targeting identification and use of evidence-based best practices around building effective systems and structures that support…
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May 10, 2021
This new R12CC blog post features an infographic that highlights seven foundational best practices for creating effective summer and extended learning opportunities.   Read the full blog here