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Valuing Equity and Diversity: Considerations to Close Achievements Gaps
Posted on October 30, 2014

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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Colorado Highlighted Project - Turnaround Leadership Program
Posted on July 28, 2014 (C3 News)
Kansas Highlighted Project - Handwriting Curricular Standards
Posted on July 28, 2014 (C3 News)
Kansas Highlighted Project - Teacher Licensure Process Improvement
Posted on July 28, 2014 (C3 News)
Missouri Highlighted Project - Educator Shortage Predictor Model
Posted on July 28, 2014 (C3 News)

Can a data collection model predict the future of teacher shortages and specific needs of districts and schools? The educator shortage predictor model may do just that and more across the state of Missouri. The Central Comprehensive Center (C3) at the University of Oklahoma is supporting the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) Office of Educator Quality in developing a model to measure and track educator staffing trends more accurately that would potentially allow for projections about the K-12 educator workforce in Missouri.

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C3/SC3 Second Annual Regional Advisory Boards Meeting
Posted on May 28, 2014

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

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Kansas Education Commissioner DeBacker Announces Resignation
Posted on May 12, 2014 (C3 News)

The Kansas State Board of Education accepted the resignation of Education Commissioner Diane DeBacker, whose last day is May 14, 2014.

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Learn About Our Staff
Posted on April 25, 2014 (C3 News)

To learn more about our staff members, check out our staff member profiles on our About Us page under the Staff tab.

C3 Projects Update (April 2014)
Posted on April 23, 2014 (C3 News)
SLO Training Sessions
Posted on March 31, 2014 (C3 News)

The Central Comprehensive Center (C3) in collaboration with the Center for Great Teachers and Leaders (GTL Center) will provide two Student Learning Objective (SLO) training sessions in Missouri on April 3-4, 2014.

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Professional Learning Day for Missouri DESE
Posted on March 31, 2014 (C3 News)

A Professional Learning Day for the Missouri Department of Elementary & Secondary Education (DESE) Office of College and Career Readiness (OCCR) staff and statewide cadres of professional development (PD) experts will be held on April 8, 2014.

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KnowledgeBases
Posted on March 12, 2014

The KnowledgeBases are topical collections of information and resources on specific subject areas. To see available KnowledgeBases, click here.

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Upcoming Webinar
Posted on January 29, 2014

Supporting 21st Century Educators: How States Are Promoting Career and Technical Educator Effectiveness on March 7, 2014, 1:00-2:30 p.m. CT

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Black History Month
Posted on January 28, 2014

February is Black History month!  To view resources commemorating black history, click here.

ED Discipline Guidance Package
Posted on January 9, 2014

On January 8, 2014, the U.S. Department of Education in conjunction with the Department of Justice released new guidance and resources on school climate and discipline. 

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NAGB Education Summit
Posted on January 9, 2014

National Assessment Governing Board (NAGB) Education Summit for Parent Leaders will be live-streamed on January 13, 2014, at 9:00 a.m. EST.  

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UVA School Turnaround Program Midyear Retreat
Posted on January 7, 2014

The UVA School Turnaround Program Midyear Retreat for districts and schools for Colorado, New Mexico, and Oklahoma will be on Jan. 8-11, 2014, in Albuquerque, New Mexico.  The UVA Leadeship Update II with the SEA School Improvement leadership teams will be on Jan. 14-15, 2014.

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Instruction Portal
Posted on January 6, 2014

The C3/SC3 Instruction Portal brings together instruction-related resources in one location.

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Posted on January 2, 2014

January 20, 2014, is Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, celebrating the 85th anniversary of his birthday.

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Winter Break
Posted on December 17, 2013 (C3 News)

The C3 offices will be closed December 23, 2013, through January 1, 2014, for Winter Break.  

C3 Project Updates
Posted on December 15, 2013 (C3 News)

Read more about two selected projects: Colorado Turnaround Leadership Program and Kansas Handwriting Curricular Standards.

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Wright Brothers' First Flight
Posted on December 12, 2013

December 17, 2013, is the 110th anniversary of the Wright Brothers' first flight.  See resources for educators here.

2013 CSAI Conference
Posted on December 6, 2013

The 2013 Center on Standards and Assessment Implementation (CSAI) Conference is on December 3-4, 2013, in San Francisco, California.

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Nelson Mandela
Posted on December 5, 2013

In recognition of Nelson Mandela's death on December 5th we salute his life.

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Bill of Rights Day
Posted on December 3, 2013

December 15, 2013, is Bill of Rights Day.  See resources for educators here.