States Leading Campaign Welcomes Two New Partners

The Foundation for Excellence in Education and the Hunt Institute will spotlight best practices and progress to ensure educational equity Washington, D.C. (July 10, 2018) –  The Foundation for Excellence in Education (ExcelinEd) and the Hunt Institute today joined the States Leading campaign, a coalition of organizations working to highlight... Read More

Regional School Visit to Meeting Street Schools: A Public-Private Partnership

Charleston, SC – on Monday, May 21, 2018 the Hunt Institute hosted Hunt-Kean Leadership Fellows along with North Carolina and Virginia Legislators, for a tour of Meeting Street Elementary School @ Brentwood. The education leaders had the opportunity to learn more about the partnership between Meeting Street Schools (MSS) and... Read More

Hunt Institute CEO to Speak at Education Quality Roundtable

​   Washington, D.C. – The Hamilton Project at the Brookings Institution and the George W. Bush Institute will co-host a forum on Wednesday, April 25th, 2018 to explore whether broadening the scope of school accountability under the Every Student Succeeds Act will spur states and schools toward improving school quality... Read More

Joint meeting of the Senate Education and Health and House Education Committees

Focus on the education spectrum from early childhood to postsecondary education and the workforce Richmond, VA - Senator Steve Newman, chairman of the Virginia Senate Education and Health Committee and Delegate Steve Landes, chairman of Virginia’s House of Delegates Education Committee, are bringing together members to address the future of education... Read More

Hunt-Kean Leadership Cohort 4, Begins Education Policy Fellowship in Washington

Former Governors Mentor Hunt-Kean Leadership Fellows on Education Policy Washington, DC – The Hunt Institute continues to invest in America’s political leaders, welcoming its fourth cohort of Hunt-Kean Leadership Fellows this week. Twenty high-ranking state officials and political leaders from across the country will begin the nine-month immersion in state-level... Read More