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School Redesign in Action

is the New England Secondary School Consortium’s eleventh annual conference for educators and stakeholders from across the country to share success stories, exchange best practices, and continue to build momentum for innovations that will prepare all students for success in the colleges, careers, and communities of the 21st century. Please click below to find out more information.

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College Admissions

85 New England Institutions of Higher Education State that Proficiency-Based Diplomas Do Not Disadvantage Applicants
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Let’s Talk: Dessert & Discussion

Great Schools Partnership is hosting our fourth Dessert & Discussion event.

Local educators are invited to join us for a viewing of the third, and final, episode of RACE – The Power of an Illusion, a three-part PBS documentary about race, privilege, policy, and justice.
This event is free and open to all educators in and around the Portland area.

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From the Field: A Photo Series From the Front Lines of Education

Join us on Instagram @GreatSchoolsP, where we are sharing the voices of educators, students, and other school community members from across the U.S.

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The Glossary of Education Reform

Created by the Great Schools Partnership, the Glossary of Education Reform is a comprehensive online resource that describes widely used school-improvement terms, concepts, and strategies for journalists, parents, and community members.

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Proficiency-Based Learning Framework

Developed by the Great Schools Partnership, our Framework for Proficiency-Based Learning helps schools develop efficient and effective standards-based systems that will prepare all students for success in the colleges, careers and communities of the 21st century.

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Upcoming Events

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  • Feb 05

    Let’s Talk: Dessert & Discussion

    Let’s Talk: Dessert & Discussion, Part FourRace – The Power of an IllusionFebruary 5, 2020Great Schools Partnership Office482 Congress Street, Suite 500 Portland, Maine 04101As Supreme...

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  • Mar 23

    Community-Engagement PLG

    This professional learning group (PLG) is tailored to the needs of districts and communities who are planning and/or implementing significant, equity-driven school-community engagement work, including...

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