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.

Engaging in Elections as a 501(c)(3): Advocates Share Insights

Photo courtesy of Belmont University   As the 2018 election cycle heats up, education advocates across the nation are paying close attention. In fact, many PIE Network members have been activ

The Advocates Abroad: International Lessons for American Ed Reform

Education advocates are always eager to learn from successful and innovative models, and sometimes that means looking beyond our shores. While there’s no substitute for local context, Americans have long sought to st

To and Through College: How Advocates are Impacting Higher Education

Higher education attainment remains an elusive goal for many students across the United States. Although students often begin pursuing higher education opportunities, a variety of obstacles can prevent them from achiev

Engaging Business Leaders in Education: Lessons from Massachusetts

Photo courtesy of Allison Shelley/The Verbatim Agency for American Education: Images of Teachers and Students in Action The business community is often credited as the force behind education reforms that catapulted Massachusetts fr
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87 Advocacy Organizations & 22 National Partners in 35 States & D.C.

PIE Network connects 87 education reform organizations and 22 national policy partners in 35 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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