#BecauseofCUE

Twenty years ago, I attended my first CUE conference – I had only attended two local affiliate events prior to that conference, so the scale and grandeur of the Palm Springs Conference was mind-blowing. CUE’s growth since then has been Continue Reading

How CUE Will Help Guide ESSA in California

Earlier this week, the letter below was sent by CUE’s CEO on behalf of four organizations to state leaders at the California Department of Education (CDE). It was crafted jointly by leaders of ACSA, CUE, CETPA and TICAL in response to the CDE’s request for Continue Reading

CUE Presents LeRoy’s Big Idea 2016 Finalists

On what would have been Mark Twain’s 180th birthday, CUE launched a search for similarly brilliant representatives of educational innovation to embody the creative spirit of CUE’s original irascible author and columnist, LeRoy Finkel. The Fellowship was set up in Continue Reading

CUE’s CEO Remarks to the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing

NOTE: this is not what it looked like when I was speaking to the Commission, but it is me, and I did have a tie on. Below are the remarks I delivered October 8, 2015 to the California Commission on Teacher Continue Reading

CUE Provides Input on the Future of Future Ready

by Mike Lawrence, CUE CEO The Future Ready effort, representing more than 2,000 Superintendents and almost 14 million students nationwide, recently welcomed CUE’s CEO Mike Lawrence, Director of Academic Innovation Jon Corippo, CUE Board Secretary-elect Jason Borgen, and Lead 3 Continue Reading