Blog Posts, Ohio Graduation Series

Successful and Not-So-Successful Strategies for Preparing Each Student for Success

For several years now, Ohio Local Report Cards have reflected progress (or sometimes lack thereof) on high school Prepared for Success indicators. The challenges schools face in raising their Prepared for Success performance are amplified when it comes to Ohio's new-but-not-fully implemented graduation standards: Not enough students have access to graduation pathways in which they… Continue reading Successful and Not-So-Successful Strategies for Preparing Each Student for Success

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EEP Grant Watch: Winter Edition

As we near the holiday season, the Ohio Department of Education is bestowing some schools with new grant opportunities and has shifted deadlines for others. There are also new grants on the horizon that we are sharing for the first time. This is a pretty extensive update, so to get the scoop...Read more. NEW Grant:… Continue reading EEP Grant Watch: Winter Edition

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EEP Partners WIN $10M in Grants

Our district and non-profit partners had a great summer earning wins on a variety of grants that totaled nearly $10 Million ($9,999,114 to be exact)! Here is a quick rundown of grant winners from this summer. Congratulations to all! Thank you for allowing EnvisionEdPlus to support your mission to ensure #allkidsthrive.   Striving Readers Grants Mahoning County… Continue reading EEP Partners WIN $10M in Grants

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EEP Grant Watch: Back to School Edition

Welcome to the 2018-19 school year! As the 2017-18 school year came to an end, there wasn’t much on the horizon in Ohio for education grants. BUT -- now there are several key state level grants coming this school year that can make a great difference for the students we all serve. EXPANDING OPPORTUNITIES FOR… Continue reading EEP Grant Watch: Back to School Edition

Blog Posts, ESSA-Aligned PD

ESSA PD: Shifting to Exemplary Professional Learning

In 2015, when the Every Child Succeeds Act (ESSA) replaced No Child Left Behind (NCLB) as the federal law guiding education practice, there was much to learn. One of the most powerful aspects of ESSA is the expectation that educator professional development move away from workshop-based training and what I refer to as spray-and-pray PD… Continue reading ESSA PD: Shifting to Exemplary Professional Learning