Our progress

Our coalition is making progress. Proven and promising schools are growing and serving more students, more high-quality teachers of color are entering the profession, and parent advocates are leading campaigns so more schools meet students’ academic, social emotional and cultural needs.

Progress as of June 30, 2018.

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Schools

Increase the number of proven schools serving students with unmet needs

# of students in proven schools (40%+ FRL)

# of schools receiving support

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Talent

Impact of new teacher pathways & supports for current educators

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Community Engagement

All families have equitable influence on attaining a rigorous & relevant education for their child

Parent advocates:

Parent-led campaigns:

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Facilities

Increase access to high-quality school facilities for all proven & promising schools that need new or additional space

Proven or promising schools receiving technical support:

Proven or promising schools that secure needed space in highest-need neighborhoods:

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Policy

Create a policy environment that supports & sustains high-performing schools

Autonomy

MDE withdrew integration ruling (FY16)

Resources

MPS referendum passed (FY17)

Funding equity white paper (FY18)

Talent

Streamlined out-of-state teacher licensure (FY17)

Clarified original intent of alternative pathway law (FY17)

Reformed CUE – alternative/nonconventional programs eligible (FY17)

Increased funding for CUE (FY17)

Implemented provision to increase teachers of color (FY18)