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 is the video of a plenary session that took place at the 2009 American Diploma Project Network Leadership Team Meeting on Friday, Sept. 11, 2009. "Holding the Line: Maintaining College- and Career-Ready Graduation Requirements in the Face of Pushback" was moderated by Matthew Gandal, Executive Vice President, Achieve. Panelists were Jim Ballard, Executive Director, Michigan Association of Secondary School Principals; Kathy Cox, Superintendent, Georgia Department of Education; Paul Pastorek, Superintendent, Louisiana Department of Education; and Amy Wilkins, Vice President for Government Affairs and Communication, The Education Trust. For more information about the 2009 ADP Network Leadership Team Meeting, go to http://www.achieve.org/adp-network-2009-leadership-team-meeting