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Take 5: "The Most Important Year in School" and More

Posted by Admin on Oct 2, 2017 11:57:03 AM


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

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Tags: breakthroughs, Changemakers, communications gap, education, Grants, Income, inequality, Innovation, New Profit, opportunity, social entrepreneurship, Social Innovation News, Amplify Blog, Diversity Equity and Inclusion, Early Learning, Giving, schools, Systems Change, Take 5, Technology, venture philanthropy, workforce development

Take 5: "A Better Board is a More Diverse One"

Posted by Admin on Sep 29, 2017 1:25:53 PM


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

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Tags: breakthroughs, Changemakers, education, food justice, FoodCorps, Grants, Income, inequality, Innovation, New Profit, opportunity, social entrepreneurship, Social Innovation News, Amplify Blog, Diverse, Diversity Equity and Inclusion, Early Learning, Giving, schools, Systems Change, Take 5, Technology, venture philanthropy, workforce development

Driving Transformative Change in Two Massachusetts School Districts

Posted by Admin on Sep 29, 2017 9:25:03 AM


What does transformative change look like on the ground in school districts across the nation? That’s what Reimagine Learning and The Peter and Elizabeth C. Tower Foundation wanted to understand when we embarked on a strategy to provide technical assistance to two school districts in Essex County in Massachusetts that are in the thick of transformation. As a part of our work with these districts, , we got a unique front row seat to—and, in some instances, were participants in—an intensive change process to help the young people in these communities, especially those who have been traditionally underserved, reach the same educational milestones as their counterparts in more highly-resourced communities.

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Tags: bold vision, Boston Public Schools, community, golden ticket, Jane Feinberg, New Profit, partnerships, projects, Reimagine Learning Fund, salem school committee, Amplify Blog, elizabeth c tower foundation, focus funds, learning, Massachusetts, School Districts, schools, strategic planning, transformative, transformative change, venture philanthropy

Take 5: "Reducing Barriers to Economic Inclusion" and More

Posted by Admin on Sep 28, 2017 1:47:48 PM


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

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Tags: breakthroughs, Brookings, Changemakers, Chicago, education, Grants, Houston Chronicle, Income, inequality, Innovation, New Profit, opportunity, Public Schools, social entrepreneurship, Social Innovation News, ABC, America, Amplify Blog, Boston Globe, Diversity Equity and Inclusion, Early Learning, Giving, schools, Systems Change, Take 5, Technology, USA, venture philanthropy, workforce development

Take 5: "The Rural Higher-Education Crisis" and More

Posted by Admin on Sep 27, 2017 1:01:33 PM


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

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Tags: Blended Learning, Brookings, education, give work, Global, Higher Education, Leila Janah, New Profit, NPR, Personalized Learning, portfolio organizations, Poverty, Rural, Samasource, social entrepreneurship, Social Innovation News, Amplify Blog, Atlantic, Early Learning, graduates, Take 5, Technology, Urban, venture philanthropy, WNYC

Take 5: "Teaching in Two Languages is Helping At-Risk Kids"

Posted by Admin on Sep 26, 2017 1:08:54 PM


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

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Tags: breakthroughs, Brookings, ChalkBeat, childhood education, Civil Rights, education, growth, initiative, Jamaica Plain, little rock nine, living standards, New Profit, programming, Public Schools, school segregation, social entrepreneurship, Social Innovation News, Amplify Blog, Boston Globe, Early Learning, generations, Progress, schools, Take 5, The New York Times, venture philanthropy, wages, Washington Post

Take 5: "Investing in High Quality Early Learning" and More

Posted by Admin on Sep 22, 2017 1:19:35 PM


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

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Tags: ChalkBeat, Detroit, education, hartford courant, Hechinger Report, high quality, Impact, Investing, New Profit, nonprofit, Public Schools, schooling, Social Innovation News, action, activism, Amplify Blog, Atlantic, Civics, closed schools, constitutional convention, Early Learning, Evidence, Generation Citizen, learning, lessons, public education, Take 5, venture philanthropy, voting, WNYC

Tulaine Montgomery Joins New Profit Executive Team

Posted by Admin on Sep 20, 2017 2:12:26 PM



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Tags: announcements, breakthroughs, Empathy, New Profit, Pathways Fund, Skills, Accelerator Program, America Forward Coalition, Amplify Blog, Announcement, Deval Patrick, Development, Diversity Equity and Inclusion, Executive Team, Tulaine Montgomery, underrepresented communities, venture philanthropy, Women's Accelerator, YouthBuild

Take 5: "More Americans Emerging From Poverty" and More

Posted by Admin on Sep 14, 2017 2:23:58 PM


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Tags: careers for change, Census, changemakers rising, education, Government Accountability Office, High School, inequality, Kindergarten, New Profit, Poverty, social innovation, Social Innovation News, America, Amplify Blog, College, Diversity Equity and Inclusion, dropouts, Early Learning, Entrepreneurship, GAO, Poor, Rainin, students, Take 5, Transfer Credits, venture philanthropy

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