This messaging toolkit is for organizations that use expanded learning to improve opportunities and outcomes for youth. It builds on… Read More »


Recognizing the Importance of Support Staff in a Student-Centered School

Student support staff (school counselors, case managers, mentors, social workers etc.) are rarely central to education reform conversations, but in… Read More »

  When the Nellie Mae Education Foundation launched its regional school-community engagement initiative in July 2014, we made an important… Read More »

In Pittsfield, New Hampshire, community members have been involved in articulating our schools’ values, vision, and mission; in developing our… Read More »


Advocating for Opportunity Youth in the Election Year

The Opportunity Youth Network (OYN) will be leading a webinar on Tuesday, July 12th (12:30-2PM EST), to support organizations advocating… Read More »

This post originally appeared on the Huffington Post Education Blog. In the past three years, more than a million students have… Read More »

  Over the past two decades, schools across the country have joined a national movement to integrate digital and face-to-face… Read More »


EWA National Seminar

The 69th National Seminar for the Education Writers Association, to be held May 1–3, will explore issues related to “The… Read More »


Teachers Know Best

This research project’s goal is to bring the perspectives of teachers to developers who are creating digital tools for the… Read More »


School Counselor Advocacy Letter

The School Counselor Advocacy Letter was created with counselors and is addressed to teachers, school leaders, and other staff. The… Read More »

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