Throughout the year, Ed Trust—West staffers are in the field — working with educators to identify best practices that help all students excel, collaborating with advocates to advance state and local reforms geared toward closing achievement and opportunity gaps, and advising lawmakers on Capitol Hill of the most promising strategies in education, pre-K through college.
We also speak at conferences and other convenings to share our work and the results of all of these efforts in the field. Below, you’ll find PowerPoint slides and other digital copies of the presentations we’ve given over time. (The most recent ones appear first.)
Recently, the California Department of Education released statewide test results that show how schools and districts are doing. These assessments measure the types of high-level skills students need to be ready for college or a rewarding career. Ed Trust–West’s team of data analysts conducted a robust analysis of the…
The results on California's Common Core-aligned Smarter Balanced assessments give us a look at how our schools and districts are doing as they prepare students for college and career. The good news in this year's results is that we see some improvement across the board – overall math scores…
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The National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) is a test that monitors how student achievement changes over time and across states. NAEP has been administered in states since 1990, though not all 50 states began to consistently take NAEP until 2003. Newly released results for California show that across…
As California implements our new state standards for education, assessment results tell us how students are doing on the college and career ready standards and provide helpful insights for educators. The Education Trust-West has conducted a preliminary analysis of the baseline 2014-15 assessment results to give education advocates, parents and…
In an effort to help build the capacity of civil rights groups, education advocates, parents, student leaders and community leaders to understand achievement and opportunity gap data, we’ve launched the Data Equity Walk program. The program is designed for users to dig deeper into data disparities that exist for…
Ed Trust-West had the honor of presenting on the state of California’s Black students at the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans Summit hosted at UCLA. Launched in 2012 by President Obama, this White House Initiative seeks to improve student achievement through identifying and sharing evidence-based…
What's LCFF? What's an LCAP? What is California's Local Control Funding Formula all about? Learn more with our updated presentation slides and 1-pager on the LCAP Annual Update.
PRESENTATION: Equity & the New Accountability System: What’s at Stake for Black, Brown, and Poor Students?
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PRESENTATION: The Language of Reform: English Learners in California’s Shifting Education Landscape – Webinar
The Language of Reform: English Learners in California’s Shifting Education LandscapeTo watch a video recording of the webinar, click here. Published: October 22, 2014
PRESENTATION: Beyond Satisfactory: Redefining Teacher Evaluation and Support to Improve Teaching and Learning – Webinar Presentation
Beyond Satisfactory: Redefining Teacher Evaluation and Support to Improve Teaching and Learning Published: June 4, 2014
The Education Trust-West’s “Bringing Equity to the Common Core” Webinar SeriesAuthentic Family and Community Engagement For Common Core Student Success Published: May 7, 2014
PRESENTATION: Learning from District Success: Promising Practices from The Education Trust–West’s District Report Cards
Learning from District Success: Promising Practices from The Education Trust–West’s District Report CardsTo watch a video recording of the webinar, click here. Published: October 8, 2014
PRESENTATION: Bridging the Technology Divide: Equitable Access to Robust Infrastructure and Digital Content for All
The Education Trust-West’s “Bringing Equity to the Common Core” Webinar SeriesBridging the Technology Divide: Equitable Access to Robust Infrastructure and Digital Content for AllTo watch a recording of the Webinar, click here. Published: January 30, 2014
PRESENTATION: “Bringing Equity to the Common Core” Webinar Series: The One Billion Dollar Question: How Can Schools and Districts Equitably Implement the Common Core?
“Bringing Equity to the Common Core” Webinar Series: The One Billion Dollar Question: How Can Schools and Districts Equitably Implementthe Common Core? Published: November 5, 2013
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PRESENTATION: Learning From District Success: Promising Practices From The Education Trust – West’s District Report Cards
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The Cost of Opportunity: Access to College Financial Aid in CaliforniaWebinar PowerPoint PresentationTuesday, March 26, 2013By Orville Jackson Published: October 8, 2014