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Expanding opportunities in America’s cities

Education Commission of the States

Denver, Colorado
$1.75 million



Education Commission of the States (ECS) partners with education policy leaders to address issues by sharing resources and expertise. This grant enables ECS to serve as the coordinating intermediary for “Strong Start to Finish: Building Momentum for Postsecondary Success,” a national effort to scale developmental education innovations to increase the number of students passing key math and English courses by the end of their first year in college.

Strong Start to Finish