At Education Commission of the States, Claus addresses such issues as state education data and STEM education. He has held leadership positions in education policy and research for almost 20 years and has spent much of that time helping diverse stakeholders find consensus on important education issues. His reports and analysis have been cited by dozens of media outlets, including The Washington Post, The New York Times, the PBS NewsHour, Politico, USA Today, and US News & World Report. Claus is dedicated to ensuring that state leaders have the information and guidance they need to make the best possible decisions affecting young people.
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