EdVestors Blog Posts

July 22, 2021

In Community: Career Connected Learning Through Partnership

By LaVonia Montouté   Career Connected Learning—“a continuum of awareness, exploration, preparation, and work experience developed through strong public and private partnerships”—has been a hallmark of the Boston education landscape for decades, enabling students to participate in varied and immersive

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July 22, 2021

Advancing Racial Equity: Perspectives on Practice

By Alia Verner   One of the primary themes during EdVestors’ 18th annual Education Showcase was advancing racial equity in education. The panelists provided powerful examples of racial equity work in practice alongside recommendations for how to advance racial equity from different perspectives. Panelists emphasized

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June 30, 2021

Agency and Relevance: Engaging Students through Project-Based Learning

By Emily Barr As students and teachers across the city adjusted to remote learning last spring and various iterations of remote, hybrid and in-person instruction over the past school year, Project-Based Learning emerged as a powerful strategy to engage students in real-world and personally meaningful work. At EdVestors’ 18th

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June 11, 2021

Designing Virtual Internships in the Creative Sector: Final Thoughts

This blog is part of a series on Designing Virtual Internships in the Creative Sector drawing from experiences managing the Bloomberg Arts Internship program in Boston through sharing the learnings and key takeaways for effective creative youth development and employment models. The challenges of life during a pandemic and

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June 8, 2021

Designing Virtual Internships in the Creative Sector: Connecting Artistry to the Workplace

This blog is part of a series on Designing Virtual Internships in the Creative Sector drawing from experiences managing the Bloomberg Arts Internship program in Boston through sharing the learnings and key takeaways for effective creative youth development and employment models. BAI Boston 2020 Logo and Design Mockups from

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