New England Secondary School Consortium (NESSC)

   
OVERVIEW
   
 

The New England Secondary School Consortium (NESSC) is a pioneering partnership committed to fostering forward-thinking innovations in the design and delivery of secondary education across the New England region. The five partner states of Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont believe that our bold vision, shared goals, and innovative strategies will empower us to close persistent achievement gaps, promote greater educational equity and opportunity for all students, and lead our educators into a new era of secondary schooling.

   
   
LEAGUE OF INNOVATIVE SCHOOLS IN VERMONT
   
 
 
   
   
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CURRENT INITIATIVES
   
  Education - Join the Conversation: League of Innovative Schools
  In this episode of "Education - Join the Conversation" (Episode 6 - March 2013) Commissioner Armando Vilaseca is joined by a roundtable of experts to discuss The League of Innovative Schools (LIS). LIS is a professional learning community of educators who work to improve secondary schools through collaboration, support, and the sharing of best practices.
   
  10 Ways to Improve Your School: A Free Monthly Webinar Series for School Leaders and Educators
   
  High School Redesign in Action Conference
Conference Date: March 22-23, 2012
The New England Secondary School Consortium's third annual conference for high school educators to share success stories, exchange best practices, and build momentum for secondary school improvement that is focused on preparing all students for success in the colleges, careers, and communities of the 21st century.
   
  Policy Research Team Report
The Vermont Agency of Education is committed to graduating every student prepared for success in the colleges, careers, and communities of the 21st century. To accomplish the state's ambitious goals, the agency is working to build support for new ways of teaching and learning among educators, policy makers, parents, and community leaders across the state. This report, which presents research on several innovative policies and practices currently being employed in Vermont schools, is a first step toward shifting public perceptions about education, public schools, and the learning needs of today's students.
   
   
NEWS
   
  Four Schools Selected to Represent Vermont at Regional Conference on Educational Innovation
Date: April 18, 2014
   
  CVU and Mt. Abe inducted into the League of Innovative Schools
Date: April 30 2013
   
  New England Consortium Recognizes Champions for Children
Date: March 22, 2013
   
  Vergennes Inducted into the League of Innovative Schools
Date: April 25, 2012
   
  Three Schools Selected to Represent Vermont at Regional Conference on High School Innovation
Date: March 18, 2012
   
  New Members Inducted into the League of Innovative Schools
Date: March 13, 2012
   
  21st Century Innovative Programming Grant Announcements
Date: September 19, 2011
   
   
ADDITIONAL RESOURCES
   
 

Questions?

Meg Powden at meg.powden@state.vt.us or (802) 479-1338

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