The Foundation for Excellence in Education (ExcelinEd) announced today that Eva Moskowitz, the founder and CEO of Success Academy Charter Schools, will be honored at the 2018 National Summit on Education Reform on Friday, December 7 in Washington, D.C. ExcelinEd’s flagship event brings together educators from across the country and internationally to discuss ideas on how […]
The Foundation for Excellence in Education (ExcelinEd) announced that Andreas Schleicher, the Director for Education and Skills at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), will be speaking at the 2018 National Summit on Education Reform on Friday, December 7 in Washington, D.C. ExcelinEd’s flagship event brings together educators from across the country and internationally […]
Regardless of where a school is located and how well it is performing, students who work hard should still be able to graduate ready to succeed in college and the workforce, right? Unfortunately, the answer is “no” for millions of students nationwide. Today, ExcelinEd published College and Career Pathways: Equity and Access, a first-of-its-kind report identifying significant […]
ExcelinEd’s Opportunity Learning Hub Provides Quick, Efficient Way to Learn About Educational Options
The world of education is expanding, and so is interest in the increasing opportunities for families and students. Enter the Opportunity Learning Hub – an exciting effort launched today by ExcelinEd – with quick, efficient and instructive videos for anyone interested in policies that expand educational opportunity. The Opportunity Learning Hub draws its inspiration from […]
ICYMI: Patricia Levesque – “States, districts and businesses must work together to create successful CTE programs”
States, Districts and Businesses Must Work Together to Create Successful CTE Programs for Students. These 3 Playbooks Can Help The 74 By Patricia Levesque Not that long ago, a standard high school diploma was a surefire ticket to a lifelong career. More recently, earning a college diploma almost certainly ensured a well-paying job. But in […]
In addition to exceptional keynote speakers, attendees will get to choose from a dozen in-depth strategy sessions featuring policy experts, legislators and educators sharing ways to shape and improve policies on behalf of all students.
With federal reauthorization of the Perkins Act last month, states have new flexibility in creating and implementing career and technical education (CTE) programs. ExcelinEd resources can help policymakers take full advantage of this flexibility to ensure their state CTE programs are designed to help students prepare for successful careers. Our CTE playbook series offers a practical guide […]
Governor Jeb Bush will open the Foundation for Excellence in Education’s 11th annual National Summit on Education Reform on Thursday, December 5, in Washington, D.C.
Join Governor Jeb Bush and ExcelinEd for the 11th annual National Summit on Education Reform on December 5-7 in Washington, D.C. This year’s exceptional lineup of speakers will inspire and empower attendees to build a brighter future for our nation’s families. Only two weeks left to take advantage of early registration rates! Register Now Governor Jeb Bush Founder […]
Statement By Governor Jeb Bush on Reauthorization of the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act
Today, President Donald Trump signed legislation to reauthorize the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act. Governor Jeb Bush, founder and chairman of the Foundation for Excellence in Education, released the following statement on the reauthorization: “I applaud Congress and the Trump Administration for reauthorizing the Perkins Act. This bipartisan effort will ensure we […]