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  • C3/SC3 Second Annual Regional Advisory Boards Meeting -

    The C3/SC3 Second Annual Regional Advisory Boards Meeting will be on August 7-8, 2014, in St. Louis, Missouri.

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  • Valuing Equity and Diversity: Considerations to Close Achievements Gaps -

    C3 and SC3 at the University of Oklahoma are hosting a one-and-a-half day seminar on Valuing Equity and Diversity on Tuesday, October 21 and Wednesday, October 22, 2014.

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The Central Comprehensive Center (C3) is part of a national network of centers funded by the U.S. Department of Education (ED) to support the improvement of educational outcomes. The state portals below provide information about the Center's work in each state along with state education-related data, technical assistance contacts, and the membership of the State Coordinating Council.

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Priority Reform Initiatives

The U.S. Department of Education has established a series of reform initiatives the Comprehensive Centers are charged with supporting through assistance to the state departments of education. C3 has created portals dedicated to each specific priority reform initiative with information about the ongoing technical assistance work with each state, related resources on this site, links to relevant state information, and other resources.

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Cross-posted from the White House Blog.

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