New Webinar: Delaware’s Pathways to Prosperity

The MACC@WestEd invites you to a webinar series on State Strategies That Support Personalized Learning that we are hosting with three other Centers across the country. Our purpose is to facilitate cross-state sharing of interesting and novel, … [Read more...]

New Resource Available: ESSA Toolkit

The MACC@WestEd has created a toolkit to assist early learning staff from state education agencies in refinement and implementation of ESSA consolidated plans, including communicating with LEAs about early learning opportunities. MACC@WestEd staff … [Read more...]

Webinar Invitation: “EACH STUDENT ON A PATH TO READINESS: State Strategies toward Personalized Learning”

The MACC@WestED invites you to  a webinar series on State Strategies That Support Personalized Learning that we are hosting with three other Centers across the country.  Our purpose is to facilitate cross-state sharing of interesting and novel, … [Read more...]

Making ESSA Work for Early Learning in Your State

MACC@WestEd hosted a two-part, multi‐state roundtable titled "Making ESSA Work for Early Learning in Your State." During the first session on December 9th, 2016, teams from the Mid-Atlantic states met to work with each other and MACC@WestEd staff … [Read more...]

New Report on Teacher and Principal Evaluation in Maryland

The Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) is leading and supporting the implementation of a Teacher and Principal Evaluation (TPE) system in all school districts in the state. A new report titled "Stay the Course: Teacher and Principal … [Read more...]

Technical Assistance Brief: ESSA and Accountability

In December, 2015, President Obama signed the “Every Student Succeeds Act” (ESSA) which reauthorized the Elementary and Secondary Education Act and replaces the No Child Left Behind Act. In response to a specific informational request from the … [Read more...]

Technical Assistance Brief: Massachusetts’ Approach to Improving Low-Performing Schools

This "Technical Assistance Brief: Case Study of Massachusetts" was prepared in response to an information request from the Pennsylvania Department of Education. The case study includes an overview of Massachusetts approach to improving low-performing … [Read more...]

Technical Assistance Brief: ESSA and English Language Proficiency

In December, 2015, President Obama signed the “Every Student Succeeds Act” (ESSA) which reauthorized the Elementary and Secondary Education Act and replaced the No Child Left Behind Act. In response to a specific informational request from the … [Read more...]

New Resource: ESSA – Early Childhood Requirements and Opportunities

"ESSA: Early Childhood Requirements and Opportunities" is a new MACC@WestEd resource that highlights portions of the Every Student Succeeds Act that affect state, district, and school efforts to support early learning. The document identifies … [Read more...]

Webinar: “Data Use and Early Education: What Do We Need To Know?”

Data Use and Early Education: What Do We Need To Know? On August 10, 2016, MACC@WestEd partnered with the Southeast Comprehensive Center to facilitate an interactive webinar. Chris Dwyer from MACC@WestEd introduced nine practical principles to … [Read more...]