Last week ExcelinEd hosted over 1,000 legislators, state superintendents, policymakers and advocates—all working to build a brighter future for America’s families—at the 11th annual National Summit on Education Reform. It was a powerful two-days packed with learning and sharing. Check out the highlights below! The#EIE18 Welcome from Governor Jeb Bush! Governor Jeb Bush opened #EIE18 with an […]
Today we kick off the 2018 National Summit on Education Reform (#EIE18) in Washington, D.C. This year’s exceptional lineup of keynote and general session speakers will inspire and empower listeners to build a brighter future for our nation’s families. If you can’t join us at #EIE18 in person, here are some links and tips to help […]
ExcelinEd’s new resource shares how can states ensure all students have access to the courses they need to succeed.
While working with states to implement innovative student-centered learning policies and programs, ExcelinEd has identified policies and practices that hinder new student-centered learning models. Transitioning to Student-Centered Learning: Policy Solutions for States is a policy brief series dedicated to addressing these challenges. The Challenge of Funding Seat-Time A common goal of many innovative approaches […]
One of the worst attacks I hear about school choice programs is that private schools and public charter schools don’t serve students with disabilities. Why does it irk me so much? Because I send my son to a private school that better meets his needs. Just like in traditional public schools, not every school offers […]
Over 6.6 million students receive special education from public schools across America. For most of these students, the public school they are assigned to works great. But what if they need another option, or more intensive services than those offered by their public school? Enter private education choice. We have just released two new videos […]
Join Governor Jeb Bush and 1000 leaders, policymakers and advocates for the 11th annual National Summit on Education Reform on December 5-7 in Washington, D.C.!
Three months is all the time we had to enjoy the idea of our new house. Nestled in the suburbs outside Colorado Springs, I just knew this house was the forever home where our two boys, Eddie and Jeffrey, would finish school and maybe – one day in the future – bring home a […]
ExcelinEd’s new Opportunity Learning Hub offers quick, efficient videos for people interested in policies that expand educational opportunity. Take a look at these videos in the Hub’s Tax-Credit Scholarship series to become a more proficient advocate for education choice! Tax-credit scholarships are one of the fastest growing school choice programs. These programs incentivize individuals and businesses […]
My enthusiasm keeps building as we get closer to this year’s National Summit on Education Reform. The opportunity to spend time with more than 1,000 leaders and policymakers who are passionate about helping students is definitely my idea of a good week.