Recovery to Reinvention: Series Resources

Thank you for taking time to join advocacy leaders for the From Education Recovery to Reinvention series, sponsored by the Walton Family Foundation and in partnership with PIE Network and Bellwether Education Partners. Below are a series of resources from these discussions. Questions about the series or resources? Reach out.

Policy & Strategy Briefs

Created by Bellwether Education Partners, in partnership with the Walton Family Foundation and PIE Network, these policy briefs are unbranded and designed to be used in your states and communities.

Messaging Guides

To be released publically the week of May 3, view A National Survey of Parents for the Walton Family Foundation (Beacon Research and Shaw & Company Research). Until the public release, please keep this deck internal to your team.

Created by Frank Luntz, FIL Inc., and Tobin Marcus, Benenson Strategy Group, respectively, these message guides share language and rationale for communicating with left and right-leaning audiences.

  1. Messaging Guide for Right-leaning Audiences
  2. Messaging Guide for Left-leaning Audiences

Federal Education Relief & Recovery Funds

This series of visual resources provides an analysis of federal education recovery funds. Each graphic is meant to support Network leaders’ planning, advocacy, and ongoing monitoring of these funds. Find a breakdown of the funding streams within March 2021’s American Rescue Plan Act (ARP) as well as an overview of the timelines state and district leaders have to spend the funds in the three latest relief packages.

Recovery Scan

PIE Network is compiling this Network Scan, which includes links to policy proposals, state plans, innovative models, polls, best practices, and actionable research, including both national and state-specific resources. We’re updating this regularly, so please continue to check back for new entries and share with us what’s going on in your state.