A Better Way Forward for Competency-Based Learning

Posted by Reimagine Learning on Sep 29, 2016 10:41:36 AM




The following post was written by Joe DiMartino, President and Founder of the Center for Secondary School Redesign.

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Tags: Bully for Brontosaurus, Carnegie, LinkedIn, New Hampshire, Reimagine Learning Fund, Rhode Island, Stephen Jay Gould, Amplify Blog, Center for Secondary School Redesign, Joe DiMartino

Take 5: "The 5 Teachers You Meet in Heaven" And More...

Posted by Admin on May 3, 2016 4:50:53 PM





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Tags: education, Huffington Post, LinkedIn, NPR, PBS, social entrepreneurship, social innovation, Social Innovation News, Teach For America, 50 Great Teachers, Amplify Blog, CNN, College, Early Learning, Teacher Appreciation Day, teaching, Technology, The Huffington Post, venture philanthropy

Take 5: "Why Can’t We Prove that Nonprofit Capacity Building Works?" And More...

Posted by Admin on Mar 30, 2016 2:54:19 PM




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Tags: LinkedIn, NPR, philanthropy, President Barack Obama, social entrepreneurship, social innovation, Social Innovation News, The Atlantic, Amplify Blog, Early Learning, Technology, The White House, US News, venture philanthropy

Take 5: J.B. Schramm answers "Is college still relevant?" And More...

Posted by Admin on Jan 22, 2016 12:26:32 PM



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Tags: Bloomberg, CBS, education, Howard University, leadership, LinkedIn, Michelle Obama, Rhonda Broussard, silicon valley, social entrepreneurship, social innovation, Social Innovation News, Amplify Blog, Entrepreneurship, mindfulness, Technology, venture philanthropy

Take 5: "What Is the Future of Higher Education?" and more...

Posted by Admin on Jan 4, 2016 4:24:30 PM


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

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Tags: Higher Education, Leila Janah, LinkedIn, MindShift, NPR, Optimism, Poverty, Sama Group, Teachers Union, The Atlantic, the wall street journal, Accelerator Program, Amplify Blog, Pessimism, school district, Superintendent, Supreme Court, venture philanthropy, Veteran, WSJ

Take 5: "Let’s Stop Arguing, and Start Collaborating" and more...

Posted by Admin on Dec 21, 2015 11:47:01 AM


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

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Tags: African American, collaboration, Congress, government, Hiroshima, Homeless Shelters, Jennings School District, Khan Academy, KIPP, LinkedIn, Mental Health Counselors, MindShift, Organizations, School Systems, Seattle, Seoul, Shanghai, Singapore, Social Innovation News, America Forward Coalition, Amplify Blog, Asia Society's Global Cities Education Network, Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2016, Denver, Education Week, Mike Feinberg, New York, Pediatricians, Poor Kids, St. Louis, students, Superintendent, The Washington Post, Tutorials, U.S. House of Representatives, venture philanthropy, video

"Transitional Philanthropy: Leveraging Innovation to Build Sustainability" by Jeff Walker

Posted by Admin on Dec 16, 2015 9:47:33 AM


Recently, New Profit Board Member Jeff Walker published a great piece about innovation in philanthropy on LinkedIn titled Transitional Philanthropy: Leveraging Innovation to Build Sustainability.

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Tags: Board of Directors, iMentor, Innovation, Jeff Walker, KIPP, LinkedIn, Office Depot, Teach For America, Amplify Blog, Apple, JetBlue, Match, Traditional Philanthropy, Transitional Philanthropy, venture philanthropy, Visionspring

Take 5: "No Child Left Behind Rewrite Passes House Easily" and more...

Posted by Admin on Dec 8, 2015 2:21:21 PM


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

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Tags: Arne Duncan, Chicago, education, Jeff Walker, Jeffrey Walker, LinkedIn, MindShift, NCLB, No Child Left Behind, NPR, philanthropy, President Barack Obama, Senate, Social Innovation News, digital games, Education Secretary, Educators 4 Excellence, ESSA, Every Student Succeeds Act, The Huffington Post, venture philanthropy, StoryCorps, Fallout, Grand Theft Auto, HuffPostEd, "I Have a Dream" Foundation, Lawanda Crayton, Personalized Task, Shakespeare Elementary School, Skyrim, World of Warcraft

Take 5: "Four Strategies For Measuring Impact from Leaders Rocking the World of Social Good" and more...

Posted by Admin on Nov 12, 2015 1:26:46 PM


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

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Tags: Absenteeism, Bill Gates, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Blended Learning, College-Ready Education, Common Core Standards, ELL, iNACOL, LinkedIn, Measuring Impact, NPR, Organizations, Orlando, Personalized Learning, Social Good, Social Innovation News, Amplify Blog, Blended Classroom, Common Core, Data, EdSurge, educators, Educators 4 Excellence, Fast Company, Melinda Gates, New Profit Staff, Technology, U.S. Department of Education, Vanessa Krisch, venture philanthropy

Take 5: Wendy Kopp on what it will really take to achieve quality learning for all, and more...

Posted by Admin on Sep 11, 2015 12:57:15 PM


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Tags: Chris Rush, Innovation Hub, Joel Rose, LinkedIn, Organizations, Social Innovation News, Amplify Blog, Atlantic, Fixes, New Classrooms, Teach For All, The New York Times, The Resolution Project, Tina Rosenberg, Washington Post, Wendy Kopp