FutureEd Event (Past)

Webinar: Unfinished Agenda: The Future of Standards-Based School Reform

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Sharp declines in reading and math scores during the pandemic have highlighted the continuing need to align high standards with high-quality curriculum and instruction in the nation’s classrooms. FutureEd and CenterPoint Education Solutions hosted a conversation on how to help local educators complete the unfinished agenda of standards-based reform.

Moderated by FutureEd Director Thomas Toch, the panel included:

  • Michael Cohen, senior fellow, CenterPoint Education Solutions, and former president of Achieve
  • Chester Finn, president emeritus, Thomas B. Fordham Foundation, and former assistant U.S. education secretary
  • John B. King, president, Education Trust, and former U.S. education secretary
  • Laura Slover, chief executive, CenterPoint Education Solutions, and former CEO of PARCC
  • Lauren Weisskirk, chief strategy officer, EdReports