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Thursday, April 11th, 2013 Press Contact: Rebecca Wales (703) 835-6118 April 11, 2013   (National) – In an effort to better engage teachers in the implementation of Kentucky’s Professional Growth and Effectiveness System (PGES), theKentucky Department of Education, the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce, the Kentucky Education Association, and the Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence announced...

Thursday, December 13th, 2012   Teacher evaluation reform work should include five important tenets as policymakers work on evaluation programs in their states: give teachers a seat at the table and make them partners in reform; communicate with key audiences throughout the reform process; work toward the...

Wednesday, August 15th, 2012   Hope Street Group is pleased to announce Daniel Cruce as the new Vice President of Education.  Mr. Cruce is the former Deputy Secretary and Chief of Staff of the Delaware Department of Education and will lead Hope Street Group’s national and statewide...

  Wednesday, July 25th, 2012   The Bastrop AdvertiserSummer’s in full swing and while students and teachers alike are enjoying their time off, taking vacations and spending time with family and friends, some teachers are taking advantage of the time out of the classroom to enhance their own...

Monday, July 16th, 2012  Hope Street Group announces the extension of Memphis teacher, Dru Davidson, as a Hope Street Group National Teacher Fellow. The National Teacher Fellowship is a competitive program designed for teacher leaders wanting to share their expertise, experience and ideas in helping to...

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012 A summary and synthesis of the Education group’s proceedings during Hope Street Group’s annual Colloquium. At the Colloquium, Hope Street Group brought together a wide-ranging and collaborative group of education stakeholders including educators, district administrators, policymakers, entrepreneurs, and community leaders to develop a...

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012 A summary and synthesis of the Jobs & Workforce Development group’s proceedings during Hope Street Group’s annual Colloquium. At the Colloquium, nearly twenty leaders representing institutions including employers (e.g., Chief HR Officers), workforce solution providers, technology innovators, vocational and higher education leaders, federal...