As more and more schools across the United States make the transition to proficiency-, competency-, or mastery-based systems of instruction, assessment, grading, and academic reporting, one question often comes to dominate conversations in community after...
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.
Q&A: Nancy Davis Griffin, VP of Enrollment Management & Student Affairs for the University of Southern Maine
Nancy has worked in higher education for over 35 years. She’s worked directly in admissions as a Dean and a Director, and now she oversees admissions, financial aid, and a variety of other student services....
The latest report from New England’s Common Data Project shows stable graduation rates and persistent achievement gaps.
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.