Education Advocacy

Goals, Strategies, Tactics, People and Money: A Decade’s Worth of Education Advocacy Insights

We launched AdvocacyLabs in 2019 to help education advocates address real-world…

The Science of Advocacy: A Little Opposition Is a Good Thing

An increasing focus on the science of learning is making a difference in classrooms across the…

Experiments in Advocacy: What Works and Why

AdvocacyLabs, a partnership between FutureEd and 50CAN, draws on insights from academia…

Teacher Unions and the Influence of Special Interests in Local Elections

Some of the most important education decisions in America are made by officials chosen in…

What Works in Advocating for Change in Education

With schools severely disrupted by the coronavirus pandemic, effective education advocacy on behalf of disadvantaged…

Getting Emotional About Advocacy

When advocates plan a campaign they typically try to think rationally about strategies and tactics…

The AdvocacyLabs Interviews: How to Make Change Happen

We launched AdvocacyLabs last year with 50CAN to help strengthen advocacy…

Where Do Volunteers Fit Into 21st Century Advocacy?

A resurgence of grassroots advocacy is raising challenging questions about the role of volunteerism, advocacy…

The Local Advocacy Landscape in the Age of Trump

As part of FutureEd’s new AdvocacyLabs initiative, a partnership with 50CAN, 50CAN CEO Marc Porter…