State Education Department Partners With Stanford Education Research Team to Study and Improve Educational Equity in New York State | New York State Education Department – P-12

by | Nov 14, 2022 | Education

The New York State Education Department (NYSED) and the Educational Opportunity Project (EOP) at Stanford University are partnering to study progress toward educational equity in New York State, Commissioner Betty A. Rosa announced today. The five-year project is driven by the Board of Regents’ priority to remove inequities that stand in the way of success for students with the goal to improve educational opportunities and attainment for all children.Board of Regents Chancellor Lester W. Young, Jr. said, “All young people should be provided the opportunity to reach their full potential in inclusive and supportive learning environments. Through this project, EOP and NYSED will advance work designed to meet the promise of each student and ensure equitable access to the highest quality educational opportunities.”
Commissioner Rosa said, “We are excited to team with the EOP to map the landscape of educational equity across the state to identify and closely examine inequity and its causes. This will enable us to help our schools to close opportunity gaps and better prepare all students for college, career, and citizenship.”
The Educational Opportunity Project (EOP) at Stanford University and NYSED will look to provide actionable information about how past and current education policies and practices impact equity in school systems in New York.
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