Boston Teachers Develop Innovative Curriculum Design Aligned with the Common Core State Standards [Video]

21st Lessons

The mission of the Massachusetts Education Partnership is to improve student achievement through labor-management collaboration. Our long‐term goal is to establish sustainable cultures of collaborative practice in schools, districts, and …Continue reading

Interest-Based Collective Bargaining: A Union Perspective [Video]

MEP Video

Join Nancy E. Peace, Executive Director of the Massachusetts Education Partnership and Chandler Creedon, President of the Franklin, MA Education Association for an informative discussion of Interest-Based Collective Bargaining. Recorded …Continue reading

Contract Negotiations Between Homewood-Flossmoor High School (Illinois) and the Teachers Union [Video]

Homewood-Flossmoor District Negotiations

The case study that follows illustrates the use of interest-based ideas in a contract negotiation between the Homewood-Flossmoor school district in Illinois and its teachers union. Following a very tumultuous …Continue reading

Dealing with systemic change in public education: Processes & structures that sustain collaborative cultures [Video]


Dr. W. Patrick Dolan reviews the system changes in public education stemming from the previous decade of education-related legislation. These videos were presentation during the MEP Conference 2012: Leading Change: …Continue reading