SREB and Compact States

Overview

SREB Services to States

How states use SREB programs and services

As part of SREB’s 16-state compact, each state receives core services funded by annual appropriations. States also benefit from targeted programs funded by grants from foundations and agencies. In addition, states, districts or schools may opt to contract for additional services or participate in networks with annual fees.

 These reports detail SREB programs and services, and how each member state participates in them, as of spring 2018. For data, policy and Board members specific to your state, visit your state’s page.

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Alabama

An overview of SREB programs and services and how Alabama participates in them.

Alabama’s school districts participate in SREB programs such as Making Schools Work, Advanced Career and more. SREB also honored DeKalb County Technology Center in Rainsville​ and Eufaula High School in Eufaula with Gene Bottoms Pacesetter School Awards in July 2018.

View full list of SREB programs and services in Alabama.

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Arkansas

An overview of SREB programs and services and how Arkansas participates in them.

A study at Little Rock Central High documented improvements in students’ ACT scores after taking Readiness Courses. Over 70 Arkansas teachers were trained in SREB’s Readiness Courses in 2018.

At the postsecondary level, 180 Arkansas students participate in the Regional Contract Program for professional health degrees.

View full list of SREB programs and services in Arkansas

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Delaware

An overview of SREB programs and services and how Delaware participates in them.

Delaware is an approved member of SARA.

Colleges and universities in Delaware saved $604,000 for initial authorization and save $160,000 annually on renewals, according to estimates in a return-on-investment study by the National Center for Higher Education Management Systems.

Delaware is also a Go Alliance member state.

View full list of SREB programs and services in Delaware.

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Florida

An overview of SREB programs and services and how Florida participates in them.

Florida is an approved member of SARA.

Colleges and universities in Florida saved $12.2 million for initial authorization and save $3.4 million annually on renewals, according to estimates in a return-on-investment study by the National Center for Higher Education Management Systems.

Six Florida institutions are members of the Council on Collegiate Education for Nursing, and over 85 minority doctoral scholars attended the 2018 Institute on Teaching and Mentoring.

View full list of SREB programs and services in Florida.

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Georgia

An overview of SREB programs and services and how Georgia participates in them.

SREB and the Georgia Leadership Institute for School Improvement (GLISI) entered a strategic two-year partnership to design and implement a networked improvement community among three rural district partners. 

This partnership will engage teachers and leaders from three rural districts using improvement science to improve outcomes for middle and high school students.

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Kentucky

An overview of SREB programs and services and how Kentucky participates in them.

Kentucky educators participate in several SREB professional development programs. Additionally, Kentucky is receiving SREB support in 2018-19 for a statewide CTE teacher preparation program using Teaching to Lead. Kentucky teachers participating in T2L will earn up to 12 hours college credit.

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Louisiana

An overview of SREB programs and services and how Louisiana participates in them.

Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards chairs SREB as well as the SREB Teacher Preparation Commission. Louisiana is a member of the Making Schools Work network, the Educational Technology Cooperative and Go Alliance. 

Five Louisiana institutions are members of the Council on Collegiate Education for Nursing, and over 30 minority doctoral scholars attended the 2018 Institute on Teaching and Mentoring.

View full list of SREB programs and services in Louisiana.

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Maryland

An overview of SREB programs and services and how Maryland participates in them.

SREB reports cite Maryland’s strong efforts to raise expectations for college and career readiness through its school performance indicators.

Two Maryland institutions are members of the Council on Collegiate Education for Nursing, and over 50 minority doctoral scholars attended the 2018 Institute on Teaching and Mentoring.

View full list of SREB programs and services in Maryland.

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Mississippi

An overview of SREB programs and services and how Mississippi participates in them.

Mississippi is one of 10 states that have participated in developing, field testing, training or piloting SREB’s Ready for High School Literacy or Ready for High School Math. Over 300 Mississippi teachers were trained in SREB’s Readiness Courses in 2018.

SREB also honored Valerie Freeman of North Pike High School in North Pike School District with the Outstanding Literacy Teacher Award in July 2018.

Additionally, eight Mississippi institutions are members of the Council on Collegiate Education for Nursing.

View full list of SREB programs and services in Mississippi.

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North Carolina

An overview of SREB programs and services and how North Carolina participates in them.

SREB’s Learning-Centered Leadership Program partnered with the University of North Carolina at Greensboro to prepare principals to lead schools in 11 rural districts. The Principal Preparation for Excellence and Equity in Rural Schools (PPEERS) program received 59 of 60 possible points from an external evaluator and graduated its first cohort of 19 school leaders in June 2018. 

North Carolina schools, universities and agencies saved $4,051,489 on technology purchases in 2018 through SREB participation in MHECtech discounts. 

View full list of SREB programs and services in North Carolina

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Oklahoma

An overview of SREB programs and services and how Oklahoma participates in them.

Oklahoma’s school districts participate in SREB programs such as Making Schools Work, Advanced Career and more. SREB also honored Moore High School in Moore with the Outstanding School Award in July 2018 for their outstanding literacy and math practices.

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South Carolina

An overview of SREB programs and services and how South Carolina participates in them.

South Carolina was the lead state working with SREB to develop the Advanced Career clean energy technology pathway. Also, more than 60 South Carolina school districts will participate in the Making Schools Work state network in 2018-19, and almost 900 South Carolina school leaders, teachers and counselors attended the Summer Staff Development Conference in July 2018.

Additionally, Whale Branch Early College High School in Seabrook was recognized as the first SREB Ready Certified School, Platinum Level, in July 2018.

View the full list of SREB programs and services in South Carolina.

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Tennessee

An overview of SREB programs and services and how Tennessee participates in them.

Tennessee is a member of the Making Schools Work school improvement network.

At the postsecondary level, over 200 out-of-state students enrolled in Tennessee health degree programs in 2018-19 through the Regional Contract Program. Meharry Medical College, University of Tennessee Health Science Center and Southern College of Optometry receive more than $4 million annually from other SREB states.

View full list of SREB programs and services in Tennessee.

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Texas

An overview of SREB programs and services and how Texas participates in them.

Texas is a member of SREB’s Making Schools Work network.

Texas universities receive more than $250,000 annually through the Regional Contract Program. Texas schools, universities and agencies saved $600,000 on technology purchases in 2018 through SREB participation in MHECtech discounts. 

View full list of SREB programs and services in Texas.

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Virginia

An overview of SREB programs and services and how Virginia participates in them.

Virginia is a member of the Making Schools Work network.

Seven Virginia institutions are members of the Council on Collegiate Education for Nursing, and Virginia funded 28 minority Ph.D. students in SREB’s Doctoral Scholars Program during 2018-19. Additionally, over 70 minority doctoral scholars attended the 2018 Institute on Teaching and Mentoring.

View full list of SREB programs and services in Virginia

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West Virginia

An overview of SREB programs and services and how West Virginia participates in them.

West Virginia was the lead state partnering with SREB to develop the Advanced Career Energy and Power curriculum. Additionally, West Virginia is one of 10 states that helped develop, field test or pilot Ready for High School Literacy or Ready for High School Math. 

West Virginia is a member of the Making Schools Work, Go Alliance and Educational Technology Cooperative networks. The state funded 16 minority Ph.D. students through SREB’s Doctoral Scholars Program in 2018-19. Additionally, over 180 West Virginia school leaders, teachers and counselors attended the 2018 Summer Staff Development Conference.

View full list of SREB programs and services in West Virginia