• 3.21.18

How a Student Changed the Way I Teach

By Kara Ball, 2018 Department of Defense Education Activity Teacher of the Year


The day a student told me I was wrong changed the way I teach.

  • 3.15.18

New Skills for Youth - Expanding Pathways to Success

Today’s students need more than just strong academics to succeed in college, careers, and life. They need opportunities to build life skills and gain real-world experiences through work-based learning and internships.

  • 3.6.18

New Skills for Youth: Creating Pathways for Success

Two years ago, JPMorgan Chase launched its New Skills for Youth Initiative, a $75 million, five-year initiative that invests $35 million in states to strengthen career readiness approaches, giving students pathways to training and education beyond high school. 

  • 3.5.18

Mississippi: Investing in Early Learners

Mississippi Superintendent of Education and CCSSO Board President Carey Wright has made high-quality early childhood education a priority for CCSSO during her presidency this year to ensure we create an equitable education system for every child. This video showcases why it is so important.

  • 12.18.17

Introducing the 2018 State Teachers of the Year

Each year, the National Teacher of the Year Program brings together State Teachers of the Year from all 50 states, DC, the Department of Defense Education Activities, and four US territories to participate in one-of-a-kind professional learning opportunities designed to hone communications skills