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New KnowledgeWorks paper explores skills needed to succeed in future workforce

The Future of Learning: Redefining Readiness from the Inside Out explores how career readiness may be redefined to better prepare...

Published: June 15, 2017
Topics: Emerging Trends, Future of Learning
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Five new KnowledgeWorks Board Members bring diverse private, public and nonprofit experience

A new paper, released by KnowledgeWorks forecasts how and why education changemakers might work to influence the education system in...

Published: June 15, 2017
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KnowledgeWorks hires Michael DiMaggio as Vice President for Strategic Partnerships and Development

KnowledgeWorks has hired Michael DiMaggio as vice president for strategic partnerships and development, the organization announced today.

Published: May 31, 2017
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Students in Kentucky, North Carolina win Imagine FutureEd student design competition

Today, KnowledgeWorks and Teach the Future announced all winners and recognized a teacher for supporting the creation of two winning...

Published: May 18, 2017
Topics: Emerging Trends, Future of Learning
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KnowledgeWorks subsidiary StriveTogether becomes independent organization

StriveTogether will transition to an independent non-profit organization to advance their work and greater support the national Cradle to Career...

Published: April 4, 2017
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New policy coalition launches to expand high-quality college options for high school students

A new policy coalition launched to advocate for policies that increase student access to high quality college options in high...

Published: March 2, 2017
Topics: Early College High School, Education Policy
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States plan to support, expand personalized learning through ESSA implementation

The first federal deadline for Every Student Succeeds Act state plan submissions is quickly approaching, and a new KnowledgeWorks tool...

Published: February 16, 2017
Topics: Education Policy, ESSA
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Katherine Prince and Jason Swanson to explore future of learning at international education conference

International education leaders will have the opportunity to explore how today’s trends could influence the future of learning during the...

Published: February 6, 2017
Topics: Emerging Trends, Future of Learning
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Identifying strategies today to shape the future of learning

KnowledgeWorks releases Shaping the Future of Learning: K-12 School-Based Education Strategy Workbook to help educators consider opportunities for the future of...

Published: December 6, 2016
Topics: Emerging Trends, Future of Learning
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Next president’s education priorities must include personalized learning

KnowledgeWorks releases recommendations to the new presidential administration to improve educational outcomes for all learners.

Published: December 1, 2016
Topics: Education Policy
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StrivePartnership welcomes new executive director

Byron White will join StrivePartnership starting in January, bringing unique experience in the academic, corporate and nonprofit sectors.

Published: November 18, 2016
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KnowledgeWorks to share personalized learning expertise at iNACOL Blended and Online Learning Symposium

As personalized learning grows in popularity throughout the country, practitioners, policymakers and stakeholders have the opportunity to learn from KnowledgeWorks...

Published: October 26, 2016
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Visioning toolkit highlights new assessment possibilities under ESSA

The website www.innovativeassessments.org offers guidance to states exploring a range of new assessment opportunities under the ESSA.

Published: October 25, 2016
Topics: Education Policy, ESSA
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Educational leaders can shape the future of learning today

Shaping the Future: A Strategy Guide considers strategies to help K-12 schools, community-based learning organizations and higher education institutions shape...

Published: October 13, 2016
Topics: Emerging Trends, Future of Learning
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What do educators think about personalized learning? Now’s your chance to find out

A webinar explores how personalized learning can be supported from all levels of the system: from the classroom, school and...

Published: October 6, 2016
Topics: 101
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The Future of Learning Differs Depending on Local Context

With more than 10 years of researching and exploring education’s future, KnowledgeWorks will work with communities to create a local...

Published: October 4, 2016
Topics: Emerging Trends, Future of Learning
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StrivePartnership celebrates 10 years of community collaboration for Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky kids

Students, teachers, schools and communities in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky are benefiting from 10 years of community-wide collaboration.

Published: September 20, 2016
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Website launches to help states prepare for ESSA pilot opportunity on next-generation assessments

Site will host a series of resource briefs on the State Readiness Conditions for a successful application.

Published: July 26, 2016
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KnowledgeWorks Board member receives NAACP’s top honor

Honoring a life dedicated to civil rights and activism, the NAACP named the Honorable Judge Nathaniel Jones as recipient of...

Published: July 18, 2016
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Personalized Learning Empowers Teachers in Classroom, Career

New KnowledgeWorks and NCTAF report sheds light on what personalized learning looks like in the classroom.

Published: July 11, 2016
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KnowledgeWorks partners with schools to implement personalized learning through early college high school

As of July 15, EDWorks, which has always been a subsidiary of KnowledgeWorks, will be known as KnowledgeWorks.

Published: July 7, 2016
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KnowledgeWorks explores blockchain’s potential in the future of learning

Learning on the Block: Could Smart Transactional Models Help Power Personalized Learning? considers possible impacts blockchain and smart contracts could...

Published: June 28, 2016
Topics: Emerging Trends, Future of Learning
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KnowledgeWorks releases guide to help states and districts re-imagine learning under new law

Recommendations for Advancing Personalized Learning Under the Every Student Succeeds Act helps state education agencies and local districts consider opportunities...

Published: March 17, 2016
Topics: Education Policy, ESSA
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KnowledgeWorks board member wins national award for commitment to education

As recognition for an impactful career in public education, Deb Delisle recently was awarded the Distinguished Service to American Education...

Published: March 4, 2016

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