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November 9, 2017

3 Keys to Equity of Opportunity

From Tuesday’s inbox…

Bringing Equity to All Students

Within Baltimore County Public Schools (BCPS), students speak 85 languages, hail from 108 countries, and have diverse socioeconomic backgrounds. Providing the resources that each and every student needs to excel—regardless of their circumstances, aptitude, or proficiency level—is a huge challenge.

Infographic: Key Learnings from the BCPS Equity InitiativeFor BCPS, equity of opportunity is the foundation of their integrated approach to meeting that challenge head on. In this new white paper and infographic, find the three key takeaways that made the equity initiative at BCPS a success:

  1. Individualized support
  2. Active learning and critical thinking
  3. Data-driven intervention
Learn More

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About Apex Learning

During the 2016–2017 school year, Apex Learning served students with over 3.5 million enrollments in Apex Learning digital curriculum as part of programs to improve student outcomes.

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October 17, 2017

Read Whitepapers On Curriculum, Technology, And More

Also from Sunday’s inbox…

Education
Week Research Advisor
Access your free copies of Education Week‘s sponsor whitepapers today. Download insights and thought leadership from our sponsors.

The content of the whitepapers is from our sponsors and is not written by
Education Week nor any of its affiliates
whitepapers
DISTRICT LEADERSHIP
7 Keys to Great Growth Measurement 
Provided by NWEA | Read Whitepaper Now
TECHNOLOGY
Realize the Promise of Student-Centered Learning eBook
Provided by itslearning | Read Whitepaper Now
Embracing the Digital Workplace
Provided by Aruba | Read Whitepaper Now
Gather the Right Data to Reveal Classroom Trends
Provided by Pearson aimsweb Plus | Read Whitepaper Now
How to Start a STEAM Program in Your School
Provided by littleBits | Read Whitepaper Now
IoT to Wearables: Top Tech Trends in Education
Provided by Sparkfun | Read Whitepaper Now
CURRICULUM & INSTRUCTION
Using Actionable Data to Personalize Math Learning
Provided by DreamBox Learning | Read Whitepaper Now
A Complete Guide to Balanced Assessment Systems
Provided by Illuminate Education | Read Whitepaper Now
Equity of Opportunity and the Baltimore County Public School District
Provided by Apex Learning | Read Whitepaper Now
Improve teachers’ workflow and ability stay on top of student activity and progress
Provided by Newsela | Read Whitepaper Now
Lessons learned: Making the shift to the NGSS
Provided by Amplify | Read Whitepaper Now
Personalized Learning: The Journey to Student-Centered Instruction
Provided by McGraw Hill Education | Read Whitepaper Now
An Educator’s Guide to Teaching the Foundations of Reading
Provided by Curriculum Associates | Read Whitepaper Now
Editorial Projects in Education, Inc., 6935 Arlington Road, Suite 100, Bethesda, MD  20814Copyright © 2017 Editorial Projects in Education.

October 11, 2017

[Webinar] Best Practices for Ensuring Equity

From yesterday’s inbox…

All Students Deserve to Be Really Ready

Dr. Lisa Williams, BCPS Office of Equity and Cultural
ProficiencyDistricts are increasingly tasked with providing options for at-risk and underserved student populations to address persistent achievement gaps. Does your district have a plan to bring equity to increasingly diverse groups of students?

Hear from Dr. Lisa Williams, executive director of the Office of Equity and Cultural Proficiency at Baltimore County Public Schools, who will discuss their equity initiative and provide best practices for supporting students that other districts can apply to their own programs.

Thursday, November 9, 2017
2:00 p.m. (Eastern)

Register Now

 

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cap“Equity is achieved when all students receive the resources they need so they graduate prepared for success after high school.”

—Center for Public Education

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About Apex Learning

During the 2016—2017 school year, Apex Learning served students with over 3.5 million enrollments in Apex Learning digital curriculum as part of programs to improve student outcomes.

Apex Learning | 1215 Fourth Ave., Suite 1500, Seattle, WA 98161

Editorial Projects in Education, Inc., 6935 Arlington Road, Suite 100, Bethesda, MD  20814Copyright © 2017 Editorial Projects in Education.

September 18, 2017

Read Whitepapers On Curriculum, Technology, And More

A couple of items here that may be relevant and of interest to some readers.

Education
Week Research Advisor
Access your free copies of Education Week‘s sponsor whitepapers today. Download insights and thought leadership from our sponsors.

The content of the whitepapers is from our sponsors and is not written by
Education Week nor any of its affiliates
whitepapers
DISTRICT LEADERSHIP
7 Keys to Great Growth Measurement 
Provided by NWEA | Read Whitepaper Now
10 Strategies For Safety Success: A Holistic Approach to Student Transportation Safety
Provided by First Student Inc. | Read Whitepaper Now
TECHNOLOGY
eBooks: Effectively budget & maximize usage
Provided by OverDrive | Read Whitepaper Now
Top Ideas for Facilitating #ActiveLearning in a STEAM Environment
Provided by Stratasys | Read Whitepaper Now
IoT to Wearables: Top Tech Trends in Education
Provided by Sparkfun | Read Whitepaper Now
How to Start a STEAM Program
Provided by littleBits | Read Whitepaper Now
CURRICULUM & INSTRUCTION
Executive Brief: Deepening Elementary Teachers’ Content Knowledge in Mathematics
Provided by DreamBox Learning | Read Whitepaper Now
Meeting the ELA Learning Needs of All K-5 Students
Provided by Voyager Sopris | Read Whitepaper Now
Best Practices for Reducing Student Collusion
Provided by Turnitin | Read Whitepaper Now
Simplify OER in the K-12 Classroom
Provided by itslearning| Read Whitepaper Now
Personalized Learning: The Journey to Student-Centered Instruction
Provided by McGraw Hill Education | Read Whitepaper Now
An Educator’s Guide to Teaching the Foundations of Reading
Provided by Curriculum Associates | Read Whitepaper Now
Lessons learned: Making the shift to the NGSS
Provided by Amplify | Read Whitepaper Now

Editorial Projects in Education, Inc., 6935 Arlington Road, Suite 100, Bethesda, MD  20814Copyright © 2017 Editorial Projects in Education.

August 20, 2017

Read Whitepapers On Technology, District Leadership, And More

The second of two items from Education Week.

Education
Week Research Advisor
Access your free copies of Education Week‘s sponsor whitepapers today. Download insights and thought leadership from our sponsors.

The content of the whitepapers is from our sponsors and is not written by
Education Week nor any of its affiliates
whitepapers
DISTRICT LEADERSHIP
7 Keys to Great Growth Measurement 
Provided by NWEA | Read Whitepaper Now
10 Strategies For Safety Success: A Holistic Approach to Student Transportation Safety
Provided by First Student Inc. | Read Whitepaper Now
TECHNOLOGY
eBooks: Effectively budget & maximize usage
Provided by OverDrive | Read Whitepaper Now
Top Ideas for Facilitating #ActiveLearning in a STEAM Environment
Provided by Stratasys | Read Whitepaper Now
What Is the Right Time to Benchmark and Monitor Progress?
Provided by Pearson Aimsweb Plus | Read Whitepaper Now
CURRICULUM & INSTRUCTION
Executive Brief: Deepening Elementary Teachers’ Content Knowledge in Mathematics
Provided by DreamBox Learning | Read Whitepaper Now
Meeting the ELA Learning Needs of All K-5 Students
Provided by Voyager Sopris | Read Whitepaper Now
Best Practices for Reducing Student Collusion
Provided by Turnitin | Read Whitepaper Now

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