1. What America Can Learn From the World’s Leading Schools

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    What can be really learned from international comparisons? What can be usefully learned from other countries? What can’t? What does it mean for education reform and entrepreneurship? This session looks at what is truth and what is fiction in these comparisons, as well as offer bright spots that participants can look to and learn from for best practices and insights. Amanda Ripley, Journalist (Moderator) Sir Michael Barber, Pearson Jon Schnur, America Achieves Joanne Weiss, US Department of Education

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    • Katelyn Donnelly

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      In this interview, Katelyn Donnelly talks about the need for systemic innovation in order to make transformative, rather than just incremental, improvements in education and learning. Katelyn is an executive director in the office of Sir Michael Barber, the chief education advisor at Pearson. She is the co-author of Oceans of Innovation, which calls for a 'whole-system revolution' in the structure and priorities of teaching and learning. For more on Katelyn’s work, watch the event hosted here at Nesta with Sir Michael Barber. http://www.nesta.org.uk/events/previous_events/assets/events/bring_on_the_whole_system_education_revolution

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      • Preparing to Implement Common Core State Standards

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        Sir Michael Barber, Founder, US Education Delivery Institute, and Kathy Cox, Chief Executive Officer, US Education Delivery Institute and lead an interactive discussion of the Common Core State Standards. This plenary took place on Monday, June 6, 2011, during the PARCC Transition & Implementation Institute held at Gaylord National Hotel & Convention Center at National Harbor, Maryland. More information about PARCC is at http://www.parcconline.org

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        • Oceans of Innovation: Sir Michael Barber

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          Presentation by Sir Michael Barber at a breakfast event at Nesta. Sir Michael is a global expert on education reform and current chief education advisor at Pearson, where he leads its worldwide programme of research into education policy.

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          • Mini Lesson 1: Constructing a Delivery Chain

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            Sir Michael Barber, Founder, US Education Delivery Institute, discusses constructing a delivery chain. This plenary took place on Monday, June 6, 2011, during the PARCC Transition & Implementation Institute held at Gaylord National Hotel & Convention Center at National Harbor, Maryland. More information about PARCC is at http://www.parcconline.org

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            • Establishing Routines and Monitoring Progress: Emerging Lessons

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              Sir Michael Barber, Founder, US Education Delivery Institute, and Julia Phelps, Associate Commissioner, Center for Curriculum and Instruction, Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, discuss emerging lessons to establishing routines and monitoring progress. This plenary took place on Tuesday, June 7, 2011, during the PARCC Transition & Implementation Institute held at Gaylord National Hotel & Convention Center at National Harbor, Maryland. More information about PARCC is at http://www.parcconline.org

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              • The British Council, East Asia Education

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                Short video outlining some of the British Council's exciting work in education across East Asia

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                • Mini Lesson 2: Using the Delivery Chain to Measure Progress

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                  Sir Michael Barber, Founder, US Education Delivery Institute, and Nick Rodriguez, Program Director, US Education Delivery Institute, discuss using the delivery chain to measure progress. This plenary took place on Tuesday, June 7, 2011, during the PARCC Transition & Implementation Institute held at Gaylord National Hotel & Convention Center at National Harbor, Maryland. More information about PARCC is at http://www.parcconline.org

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                  • Implementation Opportunities & Challenges

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                    Michael Casserly, Executive Director, Council of the Great City Schools; Hosanna Mahaley, Superintendent, Office of the State Superintendent of Education, District of Columbia; Brenda Welburn, Executive Director, National Association of State Boards of Education; Ross Wiener, Executive Director, Education and Society Program, The Aspen Institute; Sir Michael Barber, Founder, US Education Delivery Institute (moderator) discuss implementation. This plenary took place on Tuesday, June 7, 2011, during the PARCC Transition & Implementation Institute held at Gaylord National Hotel & Convention Center at National Harbor, Maryland. More information about PARCC is at http://www.parcconline.org

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                    • ADP Network Leadership Team Meeting - Benchmarking for Success

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                      This is the video 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 http://www.achieve.org/adp-network-2009-leadership-team-meeting

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