ASU+GSV Summit 2024

by Kevin Schroeder, Director, Client Solutions Having recently attended the ASU+GSV Summit 2024 in San Diego, I was once again immersed in a whirlwind of innovation, collaboration, and forward-thinking conversations that are shaping the future of education on a global scale. With over 7,000 attendees, this year’s Summit was the most widely attended yet and…

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Supporting the Learning Needs of Multilingual Learners

While the number of multilingual learners in American schools has increased over the last twenty years, unfortunately, the achievement gap has remained unchanged. In September 2023, members of our Literacy, Science, and Math teams attended the English Learners Success Forum Fall Institute. The two days of intensive sessions provided attendees with in-depth training about how…

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By the Numbers: A Look at Fiscal Year 2024

Federal & State Funding for K-12 Education for the Next Academic Year After two years of record-breaking hikes in K-12 funding, federal and state education budget increases are beginning to moderate. Now, as schools begin the next academic year across the country, education providers are anxious to see how school district spending may be affected.…

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Science of Reading Legislation Moves Forward

New Initiatives in Major States A record number of proposals supporting the Science of Reading (SoR) moved forward in state legislatures this year with major initiatives passing in Ohio, Georgia, Oregon, and Wisconsin. The new measures bring to more than 40 the number of states that have “SoR” programs. As noted in one of our…

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ASU+GSV = The Best Education Conference

I’ve attended many education conferences but ASU+GSV is the best. When I say “the best” I mean connections, thought leadership, and overall value. To put it another way, I spent 54 hours traveling roundtrip (the airlines being what they are today) for 15 hours of conference time. Still worth it. Why? First, one of the…

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