CAPE Ohio Position Papers

  1. Free, universal, high-quality public education is a fundamental right of all children and adolescents in the United States.
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  1. Public education must remain an institution for the public good.
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  1. Public education must have visionary leadership.
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  1. Equity and sufficiency in state and federal funding for public education must be addressed in order to meet the imperative to provide high-quality education for all.
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  1. Responsible school and program choices must be offered within public education.
    Read the CAPE Ohio position paper on Charter Schools.
  1. Twenty-First Century learning environments must be designed to grow potential in every student.
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  1. Curriculum in public schools must prepare students for a future of complexity and accelerating change.
    Read the CAPE Ohio position paper on National Learning Outcomes.
    Read the CAPE Ohio position paper on Curriculum and Learning Activities.
  1. Assessment practices must support optimal progress for all students.
    Read the CAPE Ohio position paper on Assessment Practices.
  1. The public’s right to understand and guide the education system must be reflected in reasonable accountability methods.
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  1. Teachers must be thoughtfully educated, highly regarded, valued, and respected members of a professional community.
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  1. Teacher preparation programs must be designed as clinically based models.
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  1. Vision and purpose should inform the kind of learning in which education professionals engage.
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  1. Public education must identify and nurture the innovation and creativity.
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Curriculum for the Future
“It is time for the public education system to show the larger society through the learning experiences it offers what it looks like to love and care for all our children.”
Read the CAPE Ohio position paper on Curriculum and Learning Activities.