Get Your Learning Playlist On

I recently had the pleasure of sharing KnowledgeWorks’ latest future forecast, Recombinant Education: Regenerating the Learning Ecosystem, with the Union Institute in Cincinnati.  In applying the forecast’s insights with a higher education institution with a long history of innovating to Continue reading

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Early College High School – A Successful Intervention

Data in the recent annual update to Building a Grad Nation: Progress and Challenge in Ending the High School Dropout Epidemic, illustrates progress and improvements in education. The number of dropout factories decreased by 112 between 2008 and 2009, the Continue reading

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Early College High School Week: Celebrating Dual Enrollment

This week is Early College High School Week, celebrating dual enrollment opportunities. Since the Early College High School Initiative started in 2002, more than 250 early college schools in 24 states around the US have been opened. We’re proud to be partners of that national movement in two states and have helped students dream bigger dreams for themselves. Continue reading

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Striving Together Report Card

“Striving Together: Report Card” was released today showing great progress in the community-based “cradle to career” multi-partner initiative focused on early childhood, K-12 and postsecondary education. The report card highlights trends on 10 key measures across three cities, five school districts and multiple postsecondary partners Continue reading

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Education Secretary Highlights Manor Tech, a New Tech Network School, as a Model for Reaching Underserved Youth

Education Secretary Arne Dyuncan singles out Manor Tech, a New Tech Network Schoo, as a model school for reaching underserved youth. Continue reading

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