TWEET OF THE WEEK
Check out CEF’s new website (https://t.co/SZYtB699Fk) & campaign to increase #edfunding to 5% of the federal budget: 5¢MakesSense pic.twitter.com/uLntCAQWGn
— Cmte for Ed Funding (@edfunding) March 2, 2017
RESOURCE OF THE WEEK
A brief by Education Commission of the States found that workforce development and CTE is a priority of at least 24 governors.
REPORT OF THE WEEK
Education Strategy Group and the Council of Chief State School Officer’s report, Destination Known: Valuing College AND Career Readiness in State Accountability Systems, provides recommendations on the ways states can use college and career readiness measures to drive their accountability systems.
ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE WEEK
A video competition by Heads Up America, housed within the College Promise Campaign, is hosting a video competition around the theme, “breaking up with student debt.” The winning Instagram video submission will receive $2,000.
Katie Fitzgerald, Senior Communications Associate