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A Global Renaissance in Postsecondary Vocational Education?
Washington, DC

Please join us on the morning of Tuesday, April 12 for a lively discussion on international trends in skills-based education and training.

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Starting From Scratch?
Washington, DC

Both Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton have proposed large new programs that would send federal aid directly to colleges.

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HIGHER EDUCATION
The Future of College Assessment
Washington, DC

With growing public anxiety about higher education prices and student debt, colleges and universities are facing pressure to show results.

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Beyond Ratings?
Washington, DC

Join New America’s Education Policy Program for a discussion about states’ teacher evaluation efforts to date.

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Digital Equity
Washington, DC

The forum will highlight the results of a nationwide survey of lower-income families, funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

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EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
Setting Priorities in 2016
Washington, DC

In 2016, what should candidates be saying about early childhood education, and what should be the priorities for our youngest learners?

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LEARNING TECHNOLOGIES PROJECT
Literacy Online
New York, NY

Young children have access to a dizzying array of games, videos, and other digital media. Will they ever learn to read?

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Tap, Click, Read
Washington, DC

Young children have access to a dizzying array of games, videos, and other digital media. Will they ever learn to read? A new book says yes

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HIGHER EDUCATION
From Application to Enrollment
New York, NY

Prospective students often start their college searches with high expectations, but soon into their exploration, with high anxiety.

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Choosing College
Washington, DC

Recent survey research from New America and Public Agenda better understand the expectations and concerns of today’s students.

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America's Most Innovative College Presidents
Washington, DC

In collaboration with Washington Monthly Magazine, a discussion on the magazine's 2015 College Guide and Rankings.

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Building Strong Readers in Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

A new brief to be released by New America’s Early Education Initiative explores Minnesota’s PreK-3rd grade education policies.

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