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Take 5: "How American Schools Fail Kids with Dyslexia" and More

Posted by Admin on Sep 13, 2017 12:57:40 PM


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Tags: Discrimination, education, Health, Integration, New Profit, Newark, Poverty, Social Innovation News, The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, 2030 Development Goals, America, american schools, Amplify Blog, College, Dyslexia, Early Learning, Poor, students, Take 5, Washington Post

Take 5: "How Housing Authorities Can Shape School Outcomes" and More

Posted by Admin on Sep 8, 2017 2:28:38 PM


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Tags: education, housing authorities, Impact, Learning Disabilities, literacy, outcomes, social innovation, Social Innovation News, STEM, Amplify Blog, Dyslexia, Early Learning, Entrepreneurship, project literacy, school, Take 5, Trauma-informed Education

Take 5: "Unidentified Dyslexia Takes Heavy Toll" and more...

Posted by Admin on May 25, 2017 5:16:20 PM


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Tags: Childcare, Forbes, K-12, Kareem Edwards, Learning Difference, low income students, MLT, Social Innovation News, The Atlantic, America Forward Coalition, AmeriCorps, Amplify Blog, College Possible, Dyslexia, Education Week, EdWeek, Grads of Life, Management Leadership Tomorrow, Traci Kirtley

Take 5: "Why Innovation Matters" and more...

Posted by Admin on Jan 4, 2017 3:26:25 PM


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Tags: Buzzword, collaboration, Design Thinking, Innovation, New Profit, New Teacher Center, nonprofits, NPR, philanthropy, Social Innovation News, The Atlantic, Deloitte, Dyslexia, ESSA, Every Student Succeeds Act, the chronicle of philanthropy, Twitter, venture philanthropy

Presidential 2016: Leveraging Policy to Address the Needs of Today’s Students

Posted by America Forward on Jun 2, 2016 12:58:13 PM





The following post was written by Jessica Crawford, America Forward Director of Strategic Partnerships and Sarah Groh, America Forward Manager

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Tags: Beyond 12, Congress, Learning Difference, Learning Disabilities, president, Sarah Groh, ADHD, #AFPresidential16, America Forward Coalition, Amplify Blog, Dyslexia, Federal Funding, Financial Aid, Jessica Crawford, Single Stop, YouthBuild USA

All Eyes on Dyslexia: Senators Spotlight the Intersection of Science, Learning and Dyslexia

Posted by America Forward on May 31, 2016 5:05:59 PM





In just a few weeks, Jocelyn Hanrath, a soccer goalie with an eye on the Olympics, will graduate from her hometown high school in Salt Lake City with a 3.7 GPA. This fall, she will enroll in college in Washington state to pursue a degree in sports management and complete an internship with the Seattle Reign, a professional women’s soccer team. Earlier this spring, Jocelyn was awarded the 2016 Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarship from the National Center for Learning Disabilities (NCLD).

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Tags: Dysgraphia, HELP, learning differences, Learning Disabilities, NCLD, Senate Committee on Health Education Labor and Pen, Senator, Senator Cassidy, Senator Mikulski, Senator Murkowski, Senator Murphy, America Forward Coalition, Amplify Blog, Bennet, Dyslexia, National Center for Learning Disabilities, Salt Lake City, Understood, understood.org

Take 5: "Changing School Lunches" And More...

Posted by Admin on Jan 28, 2016 1:07:56 PM



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Tags: education, harvard business review, HBR, Innovate Public Schools, Low-Income Communities, philanthropy, social entrepreneurship, social innovation, Social Innovation News, Amplify Blog, Dyslexia, Quartz, The New York Times, Understood, venture philanthropy

Take 5: "5 tips for social enterprises looking to scale" And More...

Posted by Admin on Jan 12, 2016 1:06:03 PM



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Tags: education, K-12, philanthropy, Scale, social entrepreneurship, social innovation, Amplify Blog, Big Data, Deloitte, Dyslexia, EdWeek, Millenials, MIT, venture philanthropy

Take 5: "Dyslexia and the Wider World of Creativity and Talent" and more...

Posted by Admin on Dec 15, 2015 11:20:37 AM


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Tags: African American, bill and melinda gates foundation, Black Men, intelligence, Learning Difference, Learning Disabilities, Mark Zuckerberg, MindShift, Pathways Out of Poverty, Philanthrocapitalism, Poverty, Social Innovation News, Stanford Social Innovation Review, Talent, The Atlantic, The New Yorker, Alliance for Excellent Education, Amplify Blog, creativity, Dyslexia, EdSurge, Future Ready District Pledge, Future Ready Initiative, 'Future Ready' School Leader, public health, teaching, Technology, U.S. Department of Education, venture philanthropy, white house

Take 5: "The Ever-Growing Ed-Tech Market" and more...

Posted by Admin on Nov 6, 2015 1:42:20 PM


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Tags: iPad, Learning Difference, MindShift, NPR, PARCC, Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for Colleg, Social Innovation News, The Atlantic, Amplify Blog, Common Core, Digital Learning, Dyslexia, getting smart, Technology, venture philanthropy