NIET 2020 Chairman's Letter: Lowell Milken on 20 Years of Educator Excellence

December 03, 2020

2020 marks 20 years of advancing the National Institute for Excellence in Teaching’s mission of building educator excellence to give all students the opportunity for success.

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Interview with 2020 ArtEffect Project Grand Prize Winner: Charles Rounds III

May 29, 2020

Charles Rounds III, a senior at Power Academic and Performing Arts Complex in Jackson, Mississippi, won the $6,000 grand prize in the ArtEffect Project, a student art competition sponsored by the Lowell Milken Center for Unsung Heroes. Charles’s “Saved by Science” depicts Dr. Eugene Lazowski, who saved thousands of Polish Jews during World War II by injecting them with a harmless bacteria that caused them to test positive for typhus. We spoke with Charles about his winning work, making art during the COVID-19 pandemic and how he plans to use his artistic talents to revitalize his community.

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Lowell Milken Introduces NIET's "A Roadmap to Education Excellence"

April 24, 2020

An anniversary edition celebrating twenty years of education excellence through the National Institute for Excellence in Teaching.

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Klipsch Magazine Interviews Lowell Milken in Winter 2020 Issue

February 18, 2020

Lowell Milken is on a mission to transform American K-12 education. And it all starts, he says, with teachers.

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NIET 2019 Annual Report

December 30, 2019

The 2019 Annual Report from the National Institute for Excellence in Teaching

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Lowell Milken Facilitates 2019 Global Conference Panel on K-12 Education

May 01, 2019

On April 30th, 2019, the discussion "Finding Common Ground: Getting What Works Into the Classroom," took place at the Milken Global Conference in Beverly Hills, CA.

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Lowell Milken Pays Tribute to Legacy of Dr. Scott Ridley in Op-ed on The74

November 13, 2018

A truly visionary leader in education, Dr. Ridley will be remembered for making an outsize contribution to elevating the teaching profession.

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Lowell Milken Honored with 2017 ECS James Bryant Conant Award

July 01, 2017

Lowell Milken's groundbreaking initiatives in education reform recognized with award for significant individual contributions to strengthening American education.

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Lowell Milken Named 2017 James Bryant Conant Award Recipient

March 25, 2017

The Education Commission of the States has given Lowell Milken this years's James Bryant Conant Award, one of education’s most prestigious honors.

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