After 24 years in the K-12 education space, Achieve has shut its doors. Read the statement from Michael Cohen, President of Achieve here.
Our website www.achieve.org will remain available through December 31, 2020.
Former Achieve science team members have founded the NextGenScience project at WestEd where they will continue working with educators and partners across the nation to improve the quality of science education. Please visit their website and @NextGenScience to learn more about their work. They will continue to serve as stewards of the NGSS, sharing resources with the field through the nextgenscience.org website, NGSSNow newsletter, and @OfficialNGS.
All students should graduate from high school ready for college, careers, and citizenship.
This video is a recording of the last plenary session at the 2009 American Diploma Project Network Leadership Team Meeting that took place on Friday, Sept. 11, 2009. "Benchmarking for Success: What Does it Really Take To Be Internationally Competitive?" was moderated by Laura Slover, Achieve's Vice President Content and Policy. Panelists included Sir Michael Barber, Global Education Practice Leader and Expert Partner, Global Public Sector Practice, McKinsey & Company; Andreas Schleicher, Head, Indicators and Analysis Division, Directorate for Education, Organisation for Economic Co‐operation and Development; and Bill Schmidt, Michigan State University Distinguished Professor, Co‐Director of the Education Policy Center. For more information about the 2009 ADP Network Leadership Team Meeting, go to www.achieve.org/adp-network-2009-leadership-team-meeting