The PIE Network’s mission is to connect state-level education advocacy organizations with colleagues across the country to amplify their voices and maximize their impact.

Give Black Teachers Access & You Give Them Opportunity

Foreword by Suzanne Kubach, Executive Director, PIE Network Most of us who work toward school improvement don’t subscribe to silver bullets or universal solutions: the work is just too complex. At the same time, we also know

Prichard Committee: How Student Voice Strengthens Our Advocacy

By Rachel Burg Belin, Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence, Student Voice Team Director Fifty published op-eds; three policy reports; 65 presentations to educators, policymakers, students, and advocates; and one soon-to-be pu

Top ESSA Advice from Top Wonks

Following the early submission deadline when 17 states proposed their Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) plans, a number of national policy and advocacy organizations have weighed in with feedback on the plans’ strengths and weaknesses. Here is a ro

New Report Elevates the Voices of Young Men of Color: Behind the Research

“As far as the transition from high school to college, nobody in my family went to college. All of it is foreign. I couldn’t look to anyone for advice,” said Nate, one of the young men of color interviewed for
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77 Advocacy Groups in 34 States & D.C.

PIE Network connects 77 education reform organizations in 34 states and Washington, D.C. Together, Network members are connected, think bigger, work smarter, and give back—all in the service of improving education for every student.

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Stories & Tools for Advocates

PIE Network gathers and shares resources and updates from and for education reform leaders, with a focus on the issues that, each year, Network members identify as being most pressing.

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Events across the Network, whether in-person or virtual, offer advocates opportunities to trade resources and know-how, sharpen strategy, deepen craft, restore, and refuel.

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