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25th Anniversary Globe

MAEC remains dedicated to ensuring that all students have access to high-quality, effective, and equitable education. No matter how long it takes to get through this, our team will be working with educators, policymakers, community partners, and families to provide essential support and resources. Everyone feels the impact of this virus, but we know that… Read More »

Seeking a New Associate Director of Operations!

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MAEC is looking for a dynamic individual to serve as the Associate Director of Operations for our Center for Education Equity (CEE). The main purpose of this position is to provide day to day supervision over CEE’s programmatic activities. In addition, this position requires the development and delivery of customized professional development and technical assistance… Read More »

New Report from the Center for Education Equity at MAEC Provides Strategies for Schools Serving Recently Arrived Students

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Five “Bright Spot” Schools in Maine, Kentucky, New York, and Vermont Profiled A new report released by MAEC’s Center for Education Equity describes effective practices learned from five schools that serve “newcomers,” K-12 students who have recently immigrated to the United States. The “bright spot” schools highlighted in Creating New Futures for Newcomers: Lessons from… Read More »

MAEC Awarded Grant to Codify Its Equity-based Continuous Improvement Model

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The Model Design and Initiation Grants are funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation BETHESDA, MD — January 21, 2020– MAEC is honored to be one of the first recipients of a Model Design and Initiation (MDI) grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The MDI grants are awarded to organizations to improve… Read More »

MAEC’s Together Juntos and MSDE Work Together to Release a Strategic Plan to Strengthen Maryland’s Early Childhood Systems

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BETHESDA, MD — NOVEMBER 27, 2019 —  Together Juntos (TJ), a program of MAEC, Inc., worked with MSDE to draft a strategic plan to strengthen Maryland’s early childhood system. The Together Juntos team first conducted a needs assessment through town hall meetings, surveys, document reviews, and focus group discussions. More than 1,281 stakeholders participated.  Following… Read More »

Diversity by Design – a Community of Practice (SES-CoP) on Socio-Economic Integration

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Students thrive when they learn in culturally and economically diverse environments. But many districts are unsure how to systematically create diverse learning opportunities for all their students.

New Positions Open at MAEC

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The Mid-Atlantic Equity Consortium, Inc. offers a collegial and stimulating work environment; challenging, innovative and meaningful projects; and the opportunity to work with professionals who are well-regarded in their fields of expertise. MAEC’s core values are excellence, equity, integrity, innovation, and synergy. We seek dynamic and knowledgeable individuals to join us in our mission to… Read More »

MAEC Partners with Pro Bono Business Team to Advance its Commitment to Excellence


BETHESDA, MD — SEPTEMBER 11, 2019 – MAEC is proud to announce its selection as a Compass 2019-2020 pro bono partner. Compass delivers strategic guidance to selected nonprofits in cities across the United States. A team of Compass-trained pro bono business professionals will help MAEC achieve strategic alignment. The Compass team will analyze MAEC’s structure… Read More »

New Job Opportunities

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Are you looking for a job with an organization that has a driven mission? Are you passionate about equitable education?  Become a part of our team! Read about our latest positions.  

Helping Families Navigate Special Ed and Community Support Systems – Webinar Aug. 20

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This session, presented by Collaborative Action for Family Engagement (CAFE) at MAEC and NAFSCE, will provide information for schools and community organizations seeking to assist families who have children with disabilities navigate the support systems that are available to them. Participants will be able to: • List strategies for authentic engagement with families who have… Read More »

Free webinar Aug. 15 – The Courage to Navigate a Path to School Integration

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From changing policies to implementing strategies amidst public resistance, leaders working to advance socioeconomic integration in schools face many obstacles. In this webinar, participants will hear from one superintendent in Brooklyn, NY as she shares how she navigated various points in her district’s journey. Through examples at the preparation, planning, implementation, and reflection stages, we will… Read More »

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