States’ Role in Deeper Learning for Student Success

E-newsletter Issue #113 | April 25, 2013

Pam Goins, director of The Council of State Governments’ Center for Innovation and Transformation in Education, will join other education experts in a webinar discussion on how state policymakers can support deeper learning in their schools April 29.

The webinar, sponsored by the National Association of State Boards of Education, will explore policies that can help students not only master academic content, but also critical thinking, problem solving, collaboration and communication skills. The goal of deeper learning is to ensure students can meet the demands of the 21st century work force.

The webinar will present the perspectives of research, state policy and practitioners on how state and school systems can support deeper learning for 21st century success.

Goins will be joined on the panel by Bob Lenz, CEO and executive director of Envision Schools, and Bob Wise, president of the Alliance for Excellent Education and a former West Virginia governor. Ace Parsi, Deeper Learning project specialist with NASBE, will moderate.

Space is limited to 100 participants. The webinar will be archived for view at a later date.

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