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Concerned about retention and recruitment of teachers, principals, and administrators, Learning First Alliance members are looking to build stronger pipelines and supports for these critical roles in student achievement. The Educator Pipeline discusses the challenges each profession faces, and why this issue is critical to our nation's economic future.  

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The Learning First Alliance is calling on governors to embrace a new philosophy on education decision making, committing to the stakeholder engagement process outline in the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) and to collaborative leadership at the local level.

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The Learning First Alliance believes every student should graduate with the skills needed for success in college and careers. Our recent Get It Right campaign explores the implementation of college- and career-ready standards in states and local school districts. View our collection of interviews, articles and other resources to learn what it will take.  

The Learning First Alliance is a partnership of leading education organizations representing more than 10 million members dedicated to improving student learning in America's public schools. We share examples of success, encourage collaboration, and work toward the continual and long-term improvement of public education based on solid research.

Members of the Learning First Alliance

American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
AASA: The School Superintendents Association
American Federation of Teachers
American School Counselor Association
Consortium for School Networking
International Society for Technology in Education
Learning Forward
National Association of Elementary School Principals

National Association of Secondary School Principals
National Education Association
National PTA
National School Boards Association
National School Public Relations Association