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Resources on preparing students for what comes after high school graduation. Includes Redefining Ready! college- career- and life readiness tools.
June 01, 2023Our Broad Offerings for Professional GrowthType:
ArticleTopics: College- Career- and Life-ReadinessFinding the time to step back and reflect on your leadership role.
June 01, 2023Learning Reimagined by Focusing on Flexible SkillsType:
ArticleTopics: College- Career- and Life-ReadinessTenth in a series about AASA demonstration districts spotlights the Buckeye Elementary School District in Arizona.
May 25, 2023AASA Learning 2025 Lighthouse System VignettesType:
Case StudyThe designation as a Lighthouse System reflects commitment to the principles of AASA Learning 2025 through Learner-Centered, Equity-Focused, and Future-Driven Education.
May 01, 2023Scaling Up Early CollegeType:
ArticleTopics: College- Career- and Life-ReadinessThree approaches school systems can take to effectively expand higher education access and college credits for underrepresented students.
May 01, 2023Our Beneficial Linkages With Higher EducationType:
ArticleTopics: College- Career- and Life-ReadinessPartnerships that help prepare students for life beyond their K-12 years.
May 01, 2023We Are IntertwinedType:
ArticleTopics: College- Career- and Life-ReadinessBroadening opportunities for students through higher education, industry and philanthropies.
February 02, 2023A Public Schooling Advocate’s Final CallType:
ArticleTopics: College- Career- and Life-Readiness TechnologyAASA’s executive director’s last column after nearly 15 years at the organization’s helm.
January 01, 2023Harvard District Promotes Dual Languages as Equity AssetType:
ArticleTopics: College- Career- and Life-ReadinessA small district’s unique immersion program helps learners and builds community.
January 01, 2023Case Study: The River Valley School District (Pa.)Type:
Case StudyTopics: College- Career- and Life-Readiness Curriculum & AssessmentHow one AASA Learning 2025 Demonstration System is creating a future-driven school district
December 01, 2022Broadening Students’ Skills and Readiness Beyond SchoolType:
ArticleTopics: College- Career- and Life-ReadinessThe fourth column in our series showcases Ephrata, Pa., one of AASA Learning 2025’s Lighthouse school districts.
November 17, 2022Re-Building Student Supports for Pandemic Impacted Times: Student Success Systems and the GRAD PartnershipType:
Webinar RecordingTopics: College- Career- and Life-Readiness Curriculum & Assessment District & School OperationsJoin us for a webinar to learn how the GRAD Partnership is working with districts, schools, and communities to Rebuild Student Success Systems to meet current needs.
October 01, 2022How Baldwin Prepares Students for Their FuturesType:
ArticleTopics: College- Career- and Life-ReadinessThe second column in a year-long series showcasing each of the AASA Learning 2025’s Lighthouse school districts.
June 01, 2022Future Ready Schools—NJ Collective Impact Success StoryType:
ArticleTopics: College- Career- and Life-ReadinessThis paper comments on the development of Future Ready Schools—New Jersey a state-sponsored, voluntary, school-level program and its shift to digital schools.
March 01, 2022Points of Light for Learning 2025Type:
ArticleTopics: College- Career- and Life-Readiness Curriculum & Assessment District & School Operations Early Learning Equity Leadership DevelopmentSchool districts serve as demonstration sites to ‘light the path to the rest of the country’
January 01, 2022Expanded Career Prep Must Begin Before GraduationType:
ArticleTopics: College- Career- and Life-ReadinessAASA works to focus attention on students’ workplace readiness alongside college preparation.
January 01, 2022The Modern Youth ApprenticeshipType:
ArticleTopics: College- Career- and Life-Readiness Curriculum & AssessmentA scalable strategy for work-based learning that leads students to effective careers and social mobility
January 01, 2022Distinct Approaches to Building Hometown TalentType:
ArticleTopics: College- Career- and Life-Readiness Rural CommunitiesA glimpse into three Hometown Talent Initiative communities as they built programs, opportunities and relationships based on the unique strengths, needs and assets of their respective area.
January 01, 2022Our World of Work-Based LearningType:
ArticleTopics: College- Career- and Life-Readiness Curriculum & AssessmentWhile building and nurturing relationships with community partners, a Chicago-area school system develops communication, critical thinking and problem-solving skills among students
January 01, 2022Reframing Work-Based Learning for RelevancyType:
ArticleTopics: College- Career- and Life-Readiness Curriculum & AssessmentSchool systems and local industries jointly create apprenticeships and certification programs for high schoolers in high-needs fields
January 01, 2022Developing Homegrown TalentType:
ArticleTopics: College- Career- and Life-Readiness Rural CommunitiesEight rural school districts are using career-connected learning to contribute to the local communities’ workforce
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Jun26AASA Learning 2025 National SummitType:
SummitHear how school leaders across the country are building future-focused school systems that support all learners.
Jul27Redefining Ready! CohortType:
CohortTopics: College- Career- and Life-Readiness, Curriculum & Assessment, District & School OperationsStudents are so much more than a standardized test score. Redefine what "ready" looks like for your students.
Oct16Redefining Ready! SummitType:
SummitTopics: College- Career- and Life-ReadinessRedefining Ready! is a national initiative launched by AASA to introduce new research-based metrics to more appropriately assess that students are college ready, career ready and life ready. The annual Summit shares updated research and practices.
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