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Woodlawn High School Graduate to Be an Ambassador for Historically Black Colleges and Universities

Jarrell Jordan, a 2015 graduate of Woodlawn High School is joining 72 other people from across the United States to...

Published: January 10, 2017
Topics: Early College High School, Higher Education
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2016: A Year in Review

Looking at the most popular KnowledgeWorks 2016 blog posts, common themes include personalized learning, the future of learning and honoring...

Published: December 21, 2016
Topics: Education Policy, Future of Learning
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Planning for the Future of Teaching and Learning

The way we learn is changing. Where we learn is expanding. When we learn is becoming more customized. In order...

Published: November 28, 2016
Topics: Future of Learning
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Empowering student learning in Kenowa Hills, Michigan

Kenowa Hills Public Schools are ensuring their students are prepared for the future with a new initiative focused on competency-based...

Published: November 21, 2016
Topics: Education Policy, ESSA
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The Power of Partnerships: Four examples of school districts successfully partnering with local community organizations and businesses

Read four examples of school districts successfully partnering with local community organizations & businesses to the benefit of both students...

Published: November 16, 2016
Topics: Community Partnerships
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The Future is Brighter for Students in Cincinnati

In Cincinnati, voters passed Issue 44, which will expand access to two years of quality preschool throughout Cincinnati Public Schools.

Published: November 10, 2016
Topics: Community Partnerships
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What’s next for education with the new presidential administration?

Matt Williams and Lillian Pace talked with EduTalk radio about personalized learning and the upcoming presidential transition.

Published: November 10, 2016
Topics: Education Policy, ESSA
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Achieving College Success in High School

In Canton, students of all ages and background are fortunate to have the access and support that make obtaining a...

Published: November 8, 2016
Topics: Early College High School, Higher Education
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Five Steps to Reimagine Your Learning System

Virgel Hammonds, Chief Learning Officer for KnowledgeWorks, shares five step to reimagine your education system and move towards competency-based education.

Published: August 10, 2016
Topics: Community Partnerships
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I received my invitation to college as an infant. Too many people never receive one at all.

In England, every student, regardless of circumstance, is receiving an invitation to college. Sometimes just being asked makes all the...

Published: August 1, 2016
Topics: Higher Education
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History is not a term relegated for moments of the past

When I think of history, I think of studying what’s happened long ago. Of learning about everything that led up...

Published: July 21, 2016
Topics: Education Policy, ESSA
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Bringing New Opportunities to Students

Early college high schools open up opportunities for first-generation and low income students to attend college, putting them on the...

Published: May 26, 2016
Topics: Early College High School
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Helping Students Get College-Ready with Early College High School

A lot of what determines success in college isn't taught in a book, but is in KnowledgeWorks early college high...

Published: May 17, 2016
Topics: Early College High School
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To Teachers Everywhere: Thank you! #thankateacher

This week is Teacher Appreciation Week and KnowledgeWorks staff will be sharing thanks to teachers all week on Twitter using...

Published: May 2, 2016
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The College-Going Population in Birmingham, Alabama, About to Grow by Sixty High School Students

The class of 2020 for Woodlawn Early College received their acceptance letters last week, starting a future where college is...

Published: April 27, 2016
Topics: Early College High School, Education Policy, ESSA
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KnowledgeWorks Early College High School Infographic

Our data helps illustrate that early college high school work. View an infographic detailing outcomes from KnowledgeWorks school partners, which...

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Celebrating Early College High Schools #ECWeek16

Early college high schools across the country, as well as their partners, join together in celebrating and promoting Early College...

Published: March 21, 2016
Topics: Early College High School
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Three Early College High Schools Ranked Among Best 25 Schools in Ohio

Akron Early College High School, Toledo Early College High School and Youngstown Early College were ranked among Ohio’s 25 top...

Published: March 11, 2016
Topics: Early College High School
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Early College and Quality Education for ALL Students #EducationIsACivilRight

Educators from across the US are gathered for the KnowledgeWorks Experience Conference, "Education is a Civil Right - Early College...

Published: March 7, 2016
Topics: Early College High School, Education Policy, ESSA
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Working for What is Right for Students in Lindsay, California

In Lindsay, California, the learning system has been updated to acknowledge that kids learn at different paces and in different...

Published: January 4, 2016
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2015: A Year in Review

Read our most popular blog posts from 2015: about early college, student success stories and examples of schools leading the...

Published: December 22, 2015
Topics: Early College High School
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Discussing the Future of Learning on EduTalk Radio

KnowledgeWorks' new Future Forecast was the focus of today's interview on EduTalk Radio. Host Larry Jacobs spoke with Katherine Prince...

Published: December 17, 2015
Topics: Future of Learning
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Fighting the Institutionalization of Mediocrity with Access and Opportunity

When you say it’s okay for an entire demographic to go to less competitive schools, you are making an case...

Published: December 14, 2015
Topics: Early College High School
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“The future belongs to them, if we only afford them the skills they need to succeed.”

KnowledgeWorks, Honda and the other partners at Marysville Early College are ensuring that students not only succeed in high school...

Published: November 19, 2015
Topics: Early College High School