02/27/2015
02/26/2015
02/26/2015
02/26/2015
02/25/2015
02/24/2015
02/23/2015
02/23/2015
02/23/2015
02/20/2015
02/20/2015
02/19/2015
02/19/2015
02/19/2015
02/19/2015
02/18/2015
02/17/2015
02/17/2015
02/17/2015
02/11/2015
02/10/2015
02/09/2015
02/06/2015
02/05/2015
02/05/2015
02/04/2015
02/03/2015
02/02/2015

Take 5: "Blended Learning is a Marathon. So Keep Sprinting!" and more...

Posted by Admin on Feb 27, 2015 9:20:22 AM


Read More

Tags: Blended Learning, Learning Disabilities, Pay For Success, Social Innovation News, America Forward Coalition, Common Core, Deborah Smolover, EdSurge, esea, getting smart, Sam Chaltain, The Huffington Post, The New York Times, CompetencyEd, Daily Show, Jon Stewart

Statement from America Forward: Congress Should Pass ESEA Pay for Success Amendment

Posted by America Forward on Feb 26, 2015 12:05:26 PM


Read More

Tags: Elementary and Secondary Education Act, Pay For Success, America Forward Coalition, Deborah Smolover, esea, Jared Polis, Todd Yong

New Classrooms Model Grabs Headlines

Posted by Admin on Feb 26, 2015 11:35:22 AM


Read More

Tags: Organizations, EdSurge, New Classrooms, The Hechinger Report, Wired

Take 5: "5 Lessons Education Research Taught Us In 2014" and more...

Posted by Admin on Feb 26, 2015 10:32:43 AM


Read More

Tags: Education Research, homelessness, HuffPost Impact, MLT, NPR, Organizations, Social Innovation News, College Advising Corps, EdSurge, Management Leadership for Tomorrow (MLT), New Classrooms, Teach to One, The Huffington Post, Celeste Faaiuaso, FSG, Elizabeth Public Schools, School Counselors

Take 5: "We Should Be Teaching Our Students Like Yoda Taught Luke" and more...

Posted by Admin on Feb 25, 2015 12:20:09 PM


Read More

Tags: Advanced Placement, Organizations, Personalized Learning, Poverty, Social Innovation News, Common Core, EdSurge, Educators 4 Excellence, NationSwell, New Classrooms, Single Stop, The Hechinger Report, Wired, Advanced Placement United States History, APUSH, New York City Department of Education, David A. Boody, U.S. History

Take 5: "Learning From Failure" and more...

Posted by Admin on Feb 24, 2015 11:29:29 AM


Read More

Tags: Goldman Sachs, Kindergarten, NPR, OneGoal, Pre-K, Social Innovation News, Stanford Social Innovation Review, Early Learning, EdSurge, getting smart, Nation Swell, Technology, Change.org

Reimagine Learning Media Round Up

Posted by Admin on Feb 23, 2015 3:24:21 PM


Read More

Tags: announcements, Education World, John Legend, Learning Disabilities, LinkedIn, Personalized Learning, Reimagine Learning Fund, Shruti Sehra, the wall street journal, The Boston Globe, The Huffington Post, the Peter and Elizabeth C. Tower Foundation, Thinking Differently, Vanessa Kirsch, venture philanthropy, WSJ, CNN.com, The Hollywood Reporter, CNBC Squawk Box, Education Fund, Fashion Week, Fortune.com, Media Round-Up

Take 5: "The Guardian Angels of Student Debt" and more...

Posted by Admin on Feb 23, 2015 12:42:11 PM


Read More

Tags: Arne Duncan, Freelancers Union, Organizations, SAT, Social Innovation News, STEM, suspension, The Atlantic, Common Core, EdSurge, Student Debt, Technology, The Huffington Post, Android, Betsy Corcoran, Corinthian 15m, Play for Education at Google, Stacey Wang, Standardized Exams, UCLA's Center for Civil Rights Remedies, Jacob Saperstein, Julie Garago, NewSchools Venture Fund, Rolling Jubilee, Shauntel Poulson, U.S Education Secretary

Reimagine Learning: Photos From the Launch Event

Posted by Admin on Feb 23, 2015 9:52:56 AM


Read More

Tags: announcements, John Legend, Public School NYC, Reimagine Learning Fund, Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, understood.org, WME | IMG

First Group of Grantees for Reimagine Learning

Posted by Sarah Groh on Feb 20, 2015 3:38:15 PM


Read More

Tags: announcements, MIT Media Lab, New Teacher Center, Peace First, Reimagine Learning Fund, RULER, The Achievement Network, City Year, Deloitte, Eye to Eye, New Classrooms, Turnaround for Children, understood.org, WME | IMG, Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence, Convergence Policy Center, The University of Kansas Center for Research and L

Take 5: "Disruption for Good" and more...

Posted by Admin on Feb 20, 2015 3:01:51 PM


Read More

Tags: LinkedIn, NPR, Preschool, SAT, Social Innovation News, Stanford Social Innovation Review, The Atlantic, College Board, The New York Times, Todd Rose, Vanessa Kirsch, harvard law School, Center for Individual Opportunity, Harvard's Radcliffe College, Lani Guinier, Meritocracy, Testocracy, Thinking Differentyly, Virtual Education

Reimagine Learning: The Full Announcement

Posted by Admin on Feb 19, 2015 5:37:19 PM


Below is the full press announcement for Reimagine Learning, the new initiative we launched on Tuesday night in New York with an amazing group of supporters and partners.

Read More

Tags: announcements, John Legend, Marc Brackett, MIT Media Lab, Organizations, Peace First, Public School NYC, Reimagine Learning Fund, Shark Tank, Deloitte, Eye to Eye, Propper Daley, Sam Chaltain, the Peter and Elizabeth C. Tower Foundation, understood.org, Vanessa Kirsch, WME | IMG, Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence, YouthBuild USA, Atom Factory, Becca Cullati, LeDerick Horne, LRNG, Plenty NYC, the Oak Foundation, Ari Emanuel, Daymond John, Hannah Bronfman, Image Think, Markham Group, Mercedes=Benz Fashion Week, Press Release, Suncshine Sachs, the Posses Family Foundation, Tobery Maguire Innovation Fund

The Boston Globe: John Legend Joins Boston-Based New Profit at New York Fashion Week

Posted by Sarah Duarte on Feb 19, 2015 2:10:10 PM



Read More

Tags: Amplify Blog

Take 5: "Unlikely Cause Unites the Left and the Right: Justice Reform" and more...

Posted by Admin on Feb 19, 2015 1:33:33 PM


Read More

Tags: Kindergarten, Poverty, Prison System, Social Innovation News, The New Yorker, ACLU, Prison, The Huffington Post, The New York Times, The Washington Post, American Civil Liberties Union, Koch industries, Bail, Fumiko Hoeft, School Breakfast program, The Center for American Progress

Reimagine Learning: Thanks to Our Supporters and Partners

Posted by Admin on Feb 19, 2015 11:11:42 AM


Read More

Tags: announcements, John Legend, Public School NYC, Reimagine Learning Fund, Deloitte, Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, Propper Daley, Sam Chaltain, the Peter and Elizabeth C. Tower Foundation, WME | IMG, Atom Factory, Becca Cullati, LeDerick Horne, LRNG, Plenty NYC, Sunshine Sachs, the Oak Foundation, The Poses Family Foundation, Cindy Ord, Daymond John, Hannah Bronfman, Image Think, Markham Group, Tobey Maguire Innovation Fund

The Wall Street Journal: John Legend Plays for New Profit's Education Fund

Posted by Sarah Duarte on Feb 18, 2015 2:36:01 PM


"The venture philanthropy group New Profit announced the launch of a $30 million fund for education at a Fashion Week party at the Top of the Standard on Tuesday, in a partnership with the musician John Legend, the fashion designers Public School and the WME-IMG agency. The money will be divided up amongst a variety of organizations."

Read More

Tags: John Legend, Learning Difference, learning differences, Learning Disabilities, New York Fashion Week, Reimagine Learning Fund, Social Innovation News, the wall street journal, Amplify Blog, Vanessa Kirsch, venture philanthropy, WSJ

Let's Reimagine Learning!

Posted by Admin on Feb 17, 2015 5:38:33 PM


Read More

Tags: announcements, John Legend, LinkedIn, Public School NYC, Reimagine Learning Fund, Shruti Sehra, CNN, Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, The Huffington Post, Vanessa Kirsch, WME | IMG, Let Every Child's Light Shine

Fortune: Overcoming Learning Disabilities One School at a Time

Posted by Sarah Duarte on Feb 17, 2015 2:04:57 PM



Read More

Tags: Board of Directors, Learning Difference, learning differences, Learning Disabilities, Reimagine Learning Fund, Social Innovation News, Amplify Blog, FORTUNE, Vanessa Kirsch, venture philanthropy

CNN: John Legend: Let Every Child's Light Shine

Posted by Sarah Duarte on Feb 17, 2015 1:22:38 PM



Read More

Tags: In The News, John Legend, Learning Difference, learning differences, Learning Disabilities, New York Fashion Week, Reimagine Learning Fund, Social Innovation News, Amplify Blog, CNN, venture philanthropy

Take 5: "Young, Homeless - and Invisible" and more...

Posted by Admin on Feb 11, 2015 3:37:23 PM


Read More

Tags: Homeless, KIPP, MacArthur Foundation, Organizations, Social Innovation News, Stanford Social Innovation Review, Teach For America, The Atlantic, CJS, Criminal Justice Reform, Teach For All, the chronicle of philanthropy, The Huffington Post, Wendy Kopp, Dave Levin, Teach For All Talks, The Philanthropy 50

Take 5: "How Educating Children Early and Well Creates a Ripple Effect for us All" and more...

Posted by Admin on Feb 10, 2015 12:45:31 PM


Read More

Tags: Elementary and Secondary Education Act, Homeless, No Child Left Behind, NPR, Pre-K, Social Innovation News, Education Week, esea, Fast Company, The New York Times, The Washington Post, Veterans, Deputy Superintendent, Josh Garcia, President Bush, President Obma, Project WeHOPE

Take 5: "In Reimagining School, What Must We Hold Onto - & What Must We Let Go Of?" and more...

Posted by Admin on Feb 9, 2015 4:15:30 PM


Read More

Tags: NPR, Organizations, Social Good, Social Innovation News, Fast Company, Sam Chaltain, Single Stop, The Huffington Post, The New York Times, Department of Education Office of Civil Rights

Take 5: "Can Classroom Furniture Improve Student Engagement?" and more...

Posted by Admin on Feb 6, 2015 12:08:41 PM


Read More

Tags: Charter Schools, Google, Integration, Juvenile Justice, Organizations, Social Innovation News, Student Engagement, Texas, AmeriCorps, CJS, getting smart, The New York Times, Citizen School, Classroom Furniture, Spotlight on Poverty and Opportunity, Digital Literacy, Te@ch Thought

Q&A with Alena Guerra, Talent Manager at New Profit

Posted by Admin on Feb 5, 2015 2:56:46 PM


Read More

Tags: Job Postings, Talent, Alena Guerra, New Profit Staff, Q&A

Take 5: "Is Your First Grader College Ready?" and more...

Posted by Admin on Feb 5, 2015 11:07:54 AM


Read More

Tags: Higher Education, NPR, Organizations, Pre-K, Real Clear Education, Social Innovation News, Teach For America, The Atlantic, Special Ed, TFA, The New York Times, The Activity Gap, The Baltimore Sun

Take 5: "Learning + Something = Something Brilliant" and more...

Posted by Admin on Feb 4, 2015 10:43:53 AM


Read More

Tags: Bill de Blasio, Homeless, John Rice, LinkedIn, MLT, New York City, Organizations, Social Innovation News, Stanford Social Innovation Review, Common Core, Diversity Equity and Inclusion, Educators 4 Excellence, Match, The Huffington Post, The New York Times, school-to-gang-to-prison-pipeline

Take 5: "Closing Education Gap Will Lift Economy, a Study Finds" and more...

Posted by Admin on Feb 3, 2015 11:30:26 AM


Read More

Tags: Education Gap, Education Reform, Mayor de Blasio, New York City, Organizations, President Barack Obama, Social Innovation News, Teach For America, TFA, The Chronicle of Higher Education, The Huffington Post, The New York Times, Richard Buery, Salon, Washington Center for Equitable Growth, Young Men's Initiative, Howard Dean

Take 5: "Can Students Have Too Much Tech?" and more...

Posted by Admin on Feb 2, 2015 1:35:56 PM


Read More

Tags: Juvenile in Justice, Juvenile Justice, NPR, Organizations, President Barack Obama, Public Schools, Single Stop USA, Social Innovation News, Stanford Social Innovation Review, State of the Union, The National Center for Education Statistics, Amplify Blog, Department of Education, Fusion, Girls in Justice, NCES, Richard Ross, Single Stop, SOTU, Technology, The Huffington Post, The New York Times, University of California, Virtual Schools