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Take 5: "How Teachers Learn to Discuss Racism" and more...

Posted by Admin on Jan 9, 2017 5:08:04 PM


Take 5! Here are five social innovation links we are clicking on today:

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Tags: Congress, Elementary and Secondary Education Act, inequality, Inside Philanthropy, No Child Left Behind, NPR, philanthropy, Poverty, President Barack Obama, Racism, Social Innovation News, The Atlantic, Education Secretary, Education Week, esea, ESSA, Every Student Succeeds Act, Fast Company, John King, Vanessa Kirsch, venture philanthropy, John B. King, No Child Left Behind Act, Trump Administration, Urban-Education Programs

Take 5: "Celebrating Success For Every Student" And More...

Posted by Admin on Sep 9, 2016 4:10:35 PM




Here are five social innovation links we are clicking on today:

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Tags: education, Elementary and Secondary Education Act, NPR, philanthropy, Poverty, social entrepreneurship, social innovation, Social Innovation News, esea, The New York Times, venture philanthropy

A Rising Tide of Energy to Reimagine School for All Learners

Posted by Admin on May 11, 2016 4:30:07 PM




The following post was written by Jody Cornish, a Managing Partner with the Reimagine Learning Focus Fund.

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Tags: Elementary and Secondary Education Act, inequality, James S. Coleman, Jody Cornish, President Barack Obama, Reimagine Learning Fund, Teach For America, Thomas Jefferson, achievement gap, Amplify Blog, Civil Rights Act of 1964, Civil Rights Movement, esea, ESSA, Every Student Succeeds Act, FDA, Focus Fund, SXSWedu, TFA, Thomas Kane, War on Poverty

STATE OF PLAY: PAY FOR SUCCESS AND EVIDENCE-BASED POLICY

Posted by America Forward on Mar 1, 2016 2:02:01 PM



The following post was written by Nicole Truhe, America Forward’s Director of Government Affairs.

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Tags: Bi-Partisan, CNCS, Congress, Corporation for Supportive Housing, Elementary and Secondary Education Act, Health Resources and Services Administration, House, Housing and Urban Development, HRSA, HUD, #NationalPFSDay, NCLB, Nicole Truhe, No Child Left Behind, NOFA, Patty Murray, Paul Ryan, Pay For Success, PFS, President Barack Obama, Senate, social impact, State of Play, America Forward Coalition, Amplify Blog, Department of Housing and Urban Development, Department of Justice, DOJ, Early Comprehensive Childhood Systems Impact, Enterprise Community Partners, esea, ESSA, Every Student Succeeds Act, Evidence-Based Policy Network, Evidence Based Policymaking Commission Act, public health, SIF, Social Impact Partnership Act, Social Innovation Fund, The Corporation for National and Community Service, venture philanthropy

Take 5: "How Does an Emerging 'Army' of Tech Donors Think?" And more...

Posted by Admin on Jan 8, 2016 1:12:16 PM



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Tags: education, Elementary and Secondary Education Act, Online Learning, social entrepreneurship, Social Innovation News, Amplify Blog, esea, The Huffington Post, venture philanthropy

Spotlighting Extraordinary Work in the New Profit Community

Posted by Admin on Dec 22, 2015 2:47:24 PM


Amazing work is being done in the New Profit community every day! Here are some recent highlights from our game changing organizations, partners, and friends.

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Tags: Association of Community College Trustees, Contra Costa County, Elementary and Secondary Education Act, FoodCorps, Health Leads, Homeless, iMentor, Innovate Public Schools, K-12, Kadyn Velez, Match Education, Mauricio Lim Miller, Organizations, Pre-K, STAR School, The Mission Continues, Amplify Blog, anet, Anti-Poverty, AVANCE, College, Community College, Data, E4E, Educators 4 Excellence, esea, ESSA, Every Student Succeeds Act, Family Independence Initiative, Fatherhood, FII, Financial Education, Genesis Tramaine Frederick, LIFT, Military, Mobility, Poor, Single Stop, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Admin, venture philanthropy, Venture Philantrhopy, Veterans, workforce development

STATE OF PLAY: PAY FOR SUCCESS AND EVIDENCE-BASED POLICY

Posted by Nicole Truhe on Dec 17, 2015 11:50:02 AM


The following post was written by Nicole Truhe, America Forward's Director of Government Affairs.

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Tags: at-risk children, at-risk youth, Bi-Partisan, CNCS, Congress, corporation for national and community service, education, Elementary and Secondary Education Act, House, House of Representatives, Housing and Urban Development, HUD, i3, Investing in Innovation, NCLB, Nicole Truhe, No Child Left Behind, Office of Justice Programs, P3, Patty Murray, Paul Ryan, Pay For Success, PFS, president, RFP, Senate, Title I, Academic Standards, America Forward Coalition, Amplify Blog, Department of Housing and Urban Development, education programs, esea, ESSA, Every Student Succeeds Act, Evidence Based Policymaking Commission Act, Evidence Policy, FAST, Fixing America's Surface Transportation, New Profit Staff, Performance Partnership Pilots, public health, SIF, Social Impact Partnership Act, Social Innovation Fund, The Corporation for National and Community Service, Title IV, venture philanthropy, Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act

Take 5: "The Next National Education Technology Plan" and more...

Posted by Admin on Dec 11, 2015 2:20:34 PM


Here are five social innovation links we are clicking on today:

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Tags: Arne Duncan, Elementary and Secondary Education Act, FoodCorps, iNACOL.org, K-12 education, Lego, MIT Media Lab, Mitchel Resnick, NETP, NPR, Organizations, ScratchJr, Social Innovation News, Amplify Blog, coding, Cyberpunk, EdSurge, esea, ESSA, Every Student Succeeds Act, F.E.E.S.T. PFSJCS, getting smart, Secretary of Education, Susan Gentz, Technology, U.S. Department of Education, UMass Amherst, venture philanthropy, William Gibson

The Every Student Succeeds Act: How ESSA Advances on Learner-Centered Education

Posted by Lexi Barrett on Dec 11, 2015 1:50:16 PM


The following post was written by Lexi Barrett, America Forward's Policy Director.

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Tags: Elementary and Secondary Education Act, iNACOL, KnowledgeWorks, NCLB, No Child Left Behind, Pay For Success, President Barack Obama, Reimagine Learning Fund, America Forward Coalition, Amplify Blog, Council of Chief State School Officers, esea, ESSA, Every Student Succeeds Act, Lexi Barrett, venture philanthropy

Take 5: "Why Identity and Emotion are Central To Motivating the Teen Brain" and more...

Posted by Admin on Dec 10, 2015 1:02:11 PM


Here are five social innovation links we are clicking on today:

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Tags: Chronic Illness, Code, Computer Science Education Week, Contra Costa Times, Elementary and Secondary Education Act, Emotion, Health Leads, housing, Identity, low income, MindShift, Organizations, Social Innovation News, STEM, America Forward Coalition, Amplify Blog, Asthma, Diabetes, esea, ESSA, Every Student Succeeds Act, Eviction, getting smart, The Huffington Post, venture philanthropy